River Derwent from Taroona, C.L. Allport
Curzona Frances Louise Allport also known as Lilly Allport or C.L. Allport was a painter and printmaker, she was born in Tasmania on the 18th of July of the 1860. Second daughter of Morton Allport, a Hobart solicitor and well-known amateur photographer. On 12 February 1894 the Mercury stated that Miss Allport had become “the first Tasmanian to gain the distinction of having work in the Royal Academy”; her work was hung there in 1893, 1894 and 1906.
(biography from design art australia online)
(image from the Tasmanian Archive and Heritage office Flickr)
Cape Schanck Spray