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90 Designs And Plans For Randwick Racecourse Sydney NSW c1880s
Group consisting of one watercolour, 20 ink drawings and six lithographs bound together in ten sections with backstrip binding and brass split pins, each section titled in ink on cover, all titled and signed "Sun Foundry Glasgow" and annotated in ink on each sheet, sizes range from 42 x 29cm to 39.5 x 80.5cm. Tears and creases to edges.

Proposed designs for the building of the major grandstand plus other buildings at Randwick Racecourse. A detailed list is available on request. Between 1880 and 1886 two grandstands were demolished and replaced at the racecourse. The Sun Foundry, also known as George Smith & Co. (fl. 1858-1899), was situated in Glasgow.
The group $7,700


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