View of the Argyle Cut, a roadway created through deep rock cutting. Three overhead bridges can be seen above the road, with a number of people standing in the middle of and by the side of the road. A flight of step that connects the Argyle Cut to the areas above it is visible on the left area of the image.


  • Title: Argyle Cut (Main View)
  • Creator: Charles Percy Pickering, New South Wales Government Printing Office
  • Date Created: 1871
  • Location Created: Sydney, Australia
  • Physical Dimensions: 22.8 × 28.6 cm (9 × 11 1/4 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen silver print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XA.1481.19
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Charles Percy Pickering (about 1825 - 1908) New South Wales Government Printing Office
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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