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[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 shrub with flowers, thought to be Leatherwood. One brown stem is depicted, with alternate leaves on petioles. The green leaf blades are long and lance-shaped with wavy margins. The undersides of the leaves are a pink-white colour with a prominent midrib. At the terminal end of the stem are heads of very small white florets. Some leaves and flowers are depicted in a green wash.

The painting is marked "N.JONES" and "M"
A4882
[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 shrub with flowers thought to be Pernettya. Two branching brown stems are depicted with alternate leaves on petioles. The green leaf blades are spear-shaped with toothed margins. Wide spaced clusters of small white bell-shaped flowers are at the terminal ends of the stems. There are leaves and flowers depicted in a wash of blues and greens.

The painting is marked “N.J”
A4882
[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 shrub with fruit. Several branching brown stems are depicted, with alternate leaves on petioles. The green leaf blades are green and heart-shaped with lobed margins. The undersides of the leaves are orange-brown. Interspersed amongst the leaves are clusters of tiny round, red berries. In the background fork-shaped, strap-like, hairy leaves on curved petioles of the sundew plant, Drosera binata are depicted.

The painting is marked “NiNA JONES” and "FEB"
A4882
View of Mt. Arthur from the Beach Rd, Motueka View of Mt. Arthur from the Beach Rd, Motueka
Colour watercolour painting on paper, backed with card. Landscape of a white house at centre, with a fence in foreground, and mountains behind.
A4133.14
[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 and seeds, thought to be Epilobium. Several branching stems are depicted with opposite and alternate leaves. The leaf blades are oval-shaped, green on top and red underneath, with serrated margins. At the terminal ends of the stems are small flowers on long red pedicels. The flowers have multiple free white petals radiating out from yellow centres. At the ends of some stems are long red seed capsules. Near the base of the plant one seed capsule is depicted open, split and radiating out in to five parts. There are leaves and flowers depicted in a wash of colours.

The painting is marked "NiNA JONES"
A4882
[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 shrub with flowers thought to be Marlborough native broom. One branching green stem is depicted. The stems are narrow flattened-to-circular and have small clusters of tiny flowers. The flowers are purple and white and bilateral. There are stalks depicted in a wash of purples and greens.

The painting is marked "NINA JONES" and “Oct”
A4882
[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 red-brown stems are depicted with alternate leaves. The leaf blades are spear shaped, green on top and grey-white underneath, with smooth margins. The flowers are in small clusters at the top of the stalks. The flowers have many small white petals radiating out from green-yellow centres. There are grasses, leaves and flowers depicted in a brown wash. The plant is likely to be from the Gnaphalium Genus.

The painting is marked "N.J."
A4882
[Silhouette of woman] [Silhouette of woman]
Silhouette, cut-out black paper with watercolour detail, adhered to rectangular cream paper. The image depicts a three quarters length profile portrait of a woman. Her hair is pulled back in to a bun, with side ringlets. She wears a bodice, low and wide over the shoulders, with bows down the centre front. The sleeves of the bodice have decorative frills. The bodice ends in a deep v-shape below the waist. All highlights are depicted in gold.

The painting is not titled, signed or dated.

From the estate of Miss Julie Tomlinson (c1876-1962).
A1676.3
Nothofagus solanderi Nothofagus solanderi
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 main branching brown branch is depicted with alternate leaves. The green leaf blades are small and oval-shaped. Interspersed along the stems are dense clusters of tiny red flowers. There are leaves and flowers depicted in a wash of colours.

The painting is marked "NiNA JONES" and "Nothofagus soLANdEri"
A4882
Passiflora tetrandra Passiflora tetrandra
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 vine with fruit. One branching brown stem is depicted with tendrils and alternate leaves on petioles. The green leaf blades are spear-shaped. Interspersed along the stems are oval to tear-drop shaped orange berries on stalks. There are leaves and flowers depicted in a wash of colours.

The painting is marked "NINA JONES" and "Passiflora tetrandra"
A4882
Ureure, kiekie, Freycinetia banksii Ureure, kiekie, Freycinetia banksii
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 fruit. One branch is depicted, with a brown sheathing base and leaves in a radiating spiral formation. The leaf blades are long and linear with parallel venation, green on top and orange brown underneath. Three large brown-green, long cylindrical fruit spikes are at the centre of the radiating leaves. There are leaves depicted in a wash of browns.

The painting is marked "NINA JONES" and "urE urE, KiE KiE, FrEyciNEtiA BaNKsii". Paper label along front lower edge: "Freycinetia banksii, kiekie, the unripe fruit of a lofty climbing forest piphyte. Natural size".
A4882
Leucopogon fasciculatus Leucopogon fasciculatus
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. Two branching brown-black stems are depicted with simple leaves in groups at the terminal ends of the stalks. The dark green leaf blades are small and linear with a pointed tip. There are small hanging clusters of tiny lemon coloured flowers with dark centres at the terminal ends of the stalks. There are leaves and flowers depicted in a wash of colours.

The painting is marked "NINA JONES" and "LEUCOpogoN fAsciculAtus"
A4882
[Unknown] [Unknown]
Watercolour painting on rectangular sheet of brown paper, with a brown window mount, and backing. The painting is a botanical illustration of four plants with flowers, thought to be Olearia insignis. The leaves emanate outwards and upwards from a central point. The leaves are long and lance-shaped, green on top with white margins, and white underneath. Solitary flowers are on long white-pink stems. The flowers have multiple thin white petals radiating out from a large yellow-orange centre. The flowers have a white grey inferior ovary covered with white and brown scaly sepals. There is cross hatching in a wash of browns.

The painting is marked "NINA JONES"
A4882
Olearia insignis Olearia insignis
Watercolour painting on rectangular sheet of brown paper, with a brown window mount, and backing. The painting is a botanical illustration of plants with flowers. The leaves emanate from a central point on long white petioles. The leaf blades are long and spoon-shaped, green on top with white pinnate venation and margins, and white underneath. Solitary flowers are on long white stems. The flowers have multiple thin white petals radiating out from a large pale yellow centre. The flowers have an inferior ovary with grey scales. Some flowers are depicted as scaly grey buds.

The painting is marked "NINA JONES" and "OlEARiA iNsiGNis". Paper label along lower edge: "Olearia insignis, a shrub growing on the rocks and cliffs of the east coast of the South Island. The finest of the large genus. Natural size, 25 3/8 x 18 1/8".
A4882
Discaria toumatou Discaria toumatou
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. A red brown stem is depicted with opposite leaves. The stems are lined with green spikes, with tiny green oval-shaped leaf blades at the terminal ends of the stems. Interspersed along the stems are clusters of tiny cream flowers. There are stems and spikes depicted in a wash of colours.

The painting is marked "NiNA JONES." and "DiscAriA ToumAtou"
A4882
Carmichaelia Australis Carmichaelia Australis
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 fruit. The green stems have long green flat needle-like leaf blades. Interspersed along the stems are bright red round fruit in brown, pointed oval cases, on small stalks. There are leaves depicted in a wash of colours.

The painting is marked "NINA JONES" and "CarMicHAELiA AusTrALis"
A4882
Dysoxylum spectabile Dysoxylum spectabile
Watercolour painting on rectangular sheet of brown paper, with a brown window mount, and backing. The painting is a botanical illustration of flowers and fruit. Four stems are depicted at the top of the composition, hanging downwards. Two brown stems are depicted with ripening fruit. The fruit are round green capsules, on petioles. Some of the capsules are depicted semi-open in to quarters with orange-red aril, some capsules are brown. The third and fourth green stems are depicted with flowers. The clusters of white-green flowers have small curled petals radiating out from tubular centres.

The painting is marked "NiNA JONES" and "DysoxyLuM specTabiLE"
A4882
[Portrait of an unknown man with lock of hair I] [Portrait of an unknown man with lock of hair I]
Miniature oil painting on an ovular bone/shell, with metal frame and glass. The frame has an eyelet at centre top. The painting depicts a head and shoulders portrait of a man. He is depicted with short grey hair and large grey green eyes. He wears a dark coloured double breasted jacket, white shirt, and a high white necktie and collar that covers his neck up to the chin. On the reverse a lock of hair is encased under glass with a metal border. The hair is gathered at one end by a clasp of gold thread and seed pearls. The lock of hair is then framed by purple faceted glass, and a further metal frame.

A dark cream ribbon, now very degraded was threaded through the centre eyelet.

The painting is not titled, signed or dated.
A1679.1
Pittosporum eugenioides - Taratara Pittosporum eugenioides - Taratara
Watercolour painting on rectangular sheet of brown paper, with a brown window mount, and backing. The painting is a botanical illustration of tree branches with flowers. Two branching brown stems are depicted with alternate leaves. The green leaf blades are lance-shaped with wavy margins and a prominent white midrib. At the terminal ends of the stems are clusters of flowers. The small white flowers are star-shaped, with long protruding yellow stamens. Leaves are depicted in a blue wash.

The painting is marked "NINA JONES" and "Pittosporum eugenioides - Tarata". Paper label on front: "Pittosporum eugenioides, the leaves of the tree have a lemon odour when bruised, much grown in gardens. Natural size".
A4882
[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 shrub with flowers, thought to be Rubus. One brown stem is depicted, with compound leaves consisting of one to three leaflets. The green-yellow leaf blades are long and heart-shaped with serrated margins. Some of the petioles and stems have small brown hooked prickles. Interspersed along the stems are clusters of flowers on long brown pedicels. The small white flowers have five round petals with yellow centres. Some of the flowers are depicted as round white buds. There are leaves and flowers depicted in a wash of colours.

The painting is marked "NiNA JONES"
A4882
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