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[View of Retford Hall, Darling Point, Sydney / watercolour by Frederick Garling]ca. 1866

by Frederick Garling
Designed by Edmund Blacket in 1865 for leading merchant Anthony Hordern, 'Retford Hall' was one of the most imposing of Darling Point's mansions. It was later demolished in 1967 -- Curator Notes, Frederick Garling exhibition, 2003.