The Equestrian Track, Kings Domain c1950
The Equestrian Track, Kings Domain
photographic paper and card
Dimensions (H x W x D)
21.3 x 27 cm (print); 22.1 x 30 cm (mount)
obverse: (typed) The Equestrian Track, Alexandra Avenue / The very popular equestrian tan track is bordered on both sides by a beautiful avenue of trees, lawns and gardens throughout its one and a half mile course / which skirts the River Yarra, Botanic Gardens, Shrine of Remembrance, and passes through the King's Domain and Alexandra Avenue. The track / is freely availed of by amateur equestrians.
(handwritten, black pen): This print is from the book: "Souvenir View Book of / Melbourne" (published circa 1950).
City of Melbourne Art and Heritage Collection
A black and white photograph of a group of horse riders on the Tan Track in the Kings Domain Gardens. The photograph is from the book "Souvenir View Book of Melbourne" published by Osboldstone in 1951.