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Name/Title/Object Brief Description Accession No Photographic Reference number Other Reference Numbers
[Nelson from Church Hill looking east] [Nelson from Church Hill looking east]
Painting on paper with card backing. Semi rural scene showing houses at left and right, with paddock and cattle between. Resembles Maitai / Brook area.
[Coastal landscape] [Coastal landscape]
Unmounted painting on board, in brown tones. Landscape with beach at foreground, and baches and hills in the distance.
[Nelson looking south] [Nelson looking south]
Unmounted painting on paper, in blue/green tones. Landscape looking from Atawhai / Wakapuaka toward Nelson.
Nile Street East, Trafalgar Square Nelson, New Zealand 1876 Nile Street East, Trafalgar Square Nelson, New Zealand 1876
Watercolour painting on rectangular sheet of paper, with border margins at top and sides and a wider border along lower margin, and backing sheet. The painting depicts a view from Church Hill looking east down Nile St. A grassy slope spans the foreground space with small trees and dirt pathways. In the bottom right corner a figure sits on a log next to a standing figure holding a parasol. Parallel with the grassy slope is Trafalgar Square road, and intersecting with it, to the right of centre is Nile street, which recedes into the distance to the base of brown rolling hills. On the left (north) side of nile street is a large building, the house of Doctor Bett enclosed by a fence. Beyond the house is a church or bishops house? Buildings line the right (south) side of the street, some of the houses in the middle-distance have filigree decorations on the gables. There are men and women standing on the road as well as mounted horses and horses and carts. In the background are bare rolling hills and a light cloudy sky.

The painting is signed “Edwin Harris” and along the bottom border margin is written “NILE STREET EAST, TRAFALGAR SQUARE NELSON. NEW ZEALAND. 1876.”
The Maitai hop gardens of Hooper & Dodson the brewers The Maitai hop gardens of Hooper & Dodson the brewers
Watercolour painting on a rectangular sheet of cream paper with card backing. The painting depicts a semi-rural scene looking north-east up the Maitai Valley. A road, Nile Street East, runs diagonally through the picture from the left corner up to the middle ground. There are hop gardens in the foreground, distinguished by the early growing technique using tripods of stakes. There is a large tree on the right. Behind the tree the Maitai river can be seen on a diagonal up through the picture to the middle-ground. In the background are high hills framing the scene and a cloudy sky. At the point where the road meets the river is a tall bare tree trunk and behind that a tall narrow building. These same reference points are visible in Ref no. AC955. See Ref no. 9913 for a photograph of a hop garden in the Maitai area.

The painting is signed 'J C Hoyte.'
The parsonage residence of the Revd C.L.Reay and the Revd H.F.Butt (Deacon) Nelson, New Zealand The parsonage residence of the Revd C.L.Reay and the Revd H.F.Butt (Deacon) Nelson, New Zealand
Unmounted painting, with border margin. Shows a busy lane at left, with houses at centre, and the port at right in distance.
Nelson about 1859, Cathedral Hill viewed from Waimea Road Nelson about 1859, Cathedral Hill viewed from Waimea Road
Painting on paper, with backing board. Landscape view of Nelson.
A view of the Port, Nelson, New Zealand. A view of the Port, Nelson, New Zealand.
Watercolour painting on rectangular sheet of cream paper with border margins. The image is a scene from the Port looking east across to Nelson city hills. A dirt road spans the foreground space. In the middle ground to the left is a wooden barrel lying on it's side, and further to the right a horse and cart, next to which a woman in a red dress and a man stand. To the left and 'behind' the horse and cart is a two storied building with casement windows, a flag pole on the roof and a street veranda extending over the road supported on posts. On the facade of the veranda is "H.M.CUSTOMS". To the left of the centre of the picture is the mast of a boat. On the right are two double-storied buildings with large shop front casement windows. There are planter boxes on the second stories. On the facade is "SHIP AKERSTEN. CHANDLERS". To the right side of the buildings are a row of wooden barrels and a flagpole and flag. To the extreme right is a steep cliff. In the background is the sea and hill ranges.

In the bottom edge of the window mount is "A VIEW AT THE PORT NELSON NEW ZEALAND"
[Unknown] [Unknown]
Watercolour painting on rectangular sheet of brown paper, with a brown window mount, and backing. The painting is a botanical illustration of part of a plant with flowers. Two branching green stems are depicted with alternate leaves. The green leaf blades are needle-shaped. At the terminal ends of the stems are solitary flowers. The flowers are white with ovular petals radiating out from white and green centres. Buds are depicted in green and white. There are leaves and flowers depicted in a wash of greens. Thought to be Wahlenbergia.

The painting is marked "NiNA JONES"
A4882
View of rocks lying off Point Jackson View of rocks lying off Point Jackson
Unmounted painting on paper, with border margin. Three large boats in bay, with dinghy heading ashore with men in foreground, and beach at right.
"Painting by ... (after Charles Heaphy) Astrolab Roads. Tasmans Gulf. Views of rocks lying off Point Jackson."
Sketch in Nelson, New Zealand in 1845 Sketch in Nelson, New Zealand in 1845
Painting on backing sheet. Fort on Church Hill, with key.
Rubus Rubus
Watercolour painting on rectangular sheet of brown paper, with a brown window mount, and backing. The painting is a botanical illustration of part of a shrub. Two branching brown stems are depicted with leaves opposite on long petioles. The green leaf blades are spear-shaped with toothed margins. There are small brown-red prickles along the midribs, stems and petioles. There are leaves and stalks depicted in a wash of browns.

The painting is marked "NiNA JONES" and "RubuS"
A4882
Pennantia corymbosa Pennantia corymbosa
Watercolour painting on rectangular sheet of brown paper, with a brown window mount, and backing. The painting is a botanical illustration of part of a tree with flowers. One branching brown stem is depicted with leaves alternate and opposite on petioles. The green leaf blades are oval-shaped with toothed margins and pinnate venation. Flower clusters are at the terminal ends of the stems. The flowers are white and finger-like. There are leaves and flowers depicted in a wash of colours.

The painting is marked "NiNA JONES" and "PENNANtiA CorymbosA"
A4882
Edacris pauciflora Edacris pauciflora
Watercolour painting on rectangular sheet of brown paper, with a brown window mount, and backing. The painting is a botanical illustration of part of a shrub with flowers. Several brown stems are depicted with alternate, close set leaves. The green leaf blades are small and oval shaped. The flowers are small and white with five joined petals, and red brown flower buds are interspersed between the leaves towards at the terminal ends of the stems. There are leaves depicted in a rainbow wash of colours.

The painting is marked "NiNA JONES" and "EpAcris PAuciflorA"
A4882
Coprosma robusta Coprosma robusta
Watercolour painting on rectangular sheet of brown paper, with a brown window mount, and backing. The painting is a botanical illustration of part of a shrub with fruit. Two branching brown stems are depicted with alternate and opposite leaves. The green leaf blades are spear-shaped with smooth margins at the terminal ends of the stems. There are many dense clusters of small round orange-red berries.

The painting is marked "NiNA JONES" and "CoProsMA robuStA"
A4882
Epacris pauciflora Epacris pauciflora
Watercolour painting on rectangular sheet of brown paper, with a brown window mount, and backing. The painting is a botanical illustration of parts of a shrub with flowers. Several brown stems are depicted with leaves close set and alternate on the stems. The green leaf blades are small and oval shaped. The flowers are small and white with five joined petals, near the tips of the stems. Some flowers are depicted as small red-brown buds. There are leaves and stems in wash of colours.

The painting is marked "NiNA JONES" and "EPACris pAuciflorA"
A4882
Clianthus Puniceus Clianthus Puniceus
Watercolour painting on rectangular sheet of brown paper, with a brown window mount, and backing. The painting is a botanical illustration of part of a shrub with flowers commonly known as Red Kowhai. Several green stalks are depicted with compound leaves. The silvery-green leaflets are small and elliptical, in a pinnate formation. There are clusters of solitary hanging flowers on green pedicels. The red flowers are bilateral with long, curved, pointed petals. Some flowers are depicted as long curved buds. There are leaves and flowers depicted in a wash of greens.

Cloth hanging loop at back.

The painting is marked "NiNA JONES" and "CLiANthus puNicEus"
A4882
Brachyglottis rangiora Brachyglottis rangiora
Watercolour painting on rectangular sheet of brown paper, with a brown window mount, and backing. The painting is a botanical illustration of part of a bush with flowers. One brown stem is depicted, with leaves opposite and alternate along the stem. The leaf blades are oval shaped, green on top and white underneath with wavy margins. At the top of the leaf stems are many branches of flower heads. The white florets are clustered close together and have a slightly fluffy appearance. There are leaves and flowers depicted in a blue-green wash.

The painting is marked "NiNA. JONES" and "BrAchygLottis - RANGiorA."
A4882
Melicytus ramiflorus - Mahoe Melicytus ramiflorus - Mahoe
Watercolour painting on rectangular sheet of brown paper, with a brown window mount, and backing. The painting is a botanical illustration of part a shrub with fruit. Three light brown stems are depicted with opposite leaves grouped towards the terminal ends of the stems. The large green ovular leaf blades have serrated margins and pinnate venation. On the stems below the leaves are clusters of small round purple and green berries on individual stalks. There are leaves and berries depicted in a wash of browns and greens.

The painting is marked "NiNA. JONES" and "MELicytus rAMiflorus - MAhoE"
A4882
[Silhouette of man I] [Silhouette of man I]
Silhouette, cut-out black paper with watercolour detail, adhered to rectangular sheet of cream paper. The image depicts a full length profile portrait of a standing man. He stands with his arm by his side with his gloved hand holding a top hat and a cane. His hair is swept back. He wears a high collar and a double breasted coat with golden buttons and tails, and pants. The suggestion of a shadow is painted at his feet.

There is a stamp at the bottom of the image that says 'Taken at The Hubard Gallery'.

From the estate of Miss Julie Tomlinson (c1876-1962).
A1676.1
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