Jane Eliza Boynton CURRIE
Also known as: née Wood
Born: 11 July 1797
Died: 17 May 1876Special Achievements:
Jane Elizabeth Currie, the wife of Western Australia's first postmaster, has been claimed as Australia's first-named female artist for her watercolour Our First Hut on Garden Island (1829).
Image - Panorama of the Swan River Settlement
Description: Panorama of the Swan River Colony, painting, watercolour drawing, 25.5 x 293.5 cm (whole panorama), by Jane Eliza Currie Date: 1831 Source: http://acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=404727 at the State Library of New South Wales Author: Jane Eliza Currie Permission: This image is of Australian origin and is now in the public domain because its term of copyright has expired.
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