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Gentiana patula Gentiana patula
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 form basal rosettes. The green leaf blades are spear-shaped, wide at the base tapering to a long curled point. Clusters of flowers are at the top of thick green stalks. The flowers have white petals that radiate out from a yellow centre, encased by green pointed sepals. Some flowers are depicted in bud and semi-open. There are leaves and flowers depicted in a wash of colours.

The painting is marked "NiNA JONES" and “GENtiANA pAtulA". Paper label on front: "gentiana patula, from the high mountains of the South Island. Natural size."
A4882
Gnaphalium Gnaphalium
Watercolour painting on rectangular sheet of brown paper, with a brown window mount, and backing. The painting is a botanical illustration of a plant with flowers. A mass of leaves and flowers are depicted. The green leaf blades are small and oval-shaped and are alternate and opposite along the length of the stems. The flowers are bigger than the leaves, with multiple small white free petals radiating out from green-yellow centres. There are leaves depicted in a wash of green.

The painting is marked "NiNA JONES" and "GNApHALiuM"
A4882
Grandiflora Grandiflora
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. Two brown branching stems are depicted with compound leaves in odd pinnate formation. The green leaflets are small and ovular. The yellow flowers are in small hanging clusters, with bilateral petals and long multiple yellow stamens and brown sepals, on short curved pedicels. There are leaves and flowers depicted in a wash of greens.

The painting is marked "NiNA JONES" and "GrAndifLorA"
A4882
Hoheria Hoheria
Watercolour painting on rectangular sheet of brown paper, with a brown window mount, and backing. The painting is a botanical illustration of part a tree with flowers. Two branching brown stems are depicted with alternate leaves on petioles. The green leaf blades are long oval-shaped, with toothed margins and pinnate venation. Interspersed along the stems are small clusters of flowers on green pedicels. The flowers have five free petals with a centre of multiple white and yellow stamens. Some flowers are depicted as small white and green buds. There are leaves depicted in a wash of blue-green.

The painting is marked "NiNA JONES" and "HohEriA."
A4882
Hoheria - Lacebark Hoheria - Lacebark
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 alternate leaves on petioles. The green leaf blades are long and oval-shaped, with toothed margins and pinnate venation. Interspersed along the stems are small clusters of flowers on green pedicels. The flowers have five free petals radiating out from a centre of multiple long white stamens topped with yellow.

The painting is marked "NiNA JONES" and "HohEriA - LACEbArk"
A4882
Homestead of Harvey Knapp Homestead of Harvey Knapp
Unmounted painting on paper, with wallpaper sample glued to back. House at right, and tree at centre, with fence running horizontally across lower half of composition.
House in the Nelson district House in the Nelson district
Painting on card backing. Landscape with a two storeyed house, stream in foreground, and fence and other buildings at left. Hills behind.
Interior old Christ Church, 1885-6 Interior old Christ Church, 1885-6
Unmounted painting on paper. View inside Christ Church, looking North towards stained windows.
"Interior Old Christ Church Bars 1885.6"
Lady Grace Anna Newenham Lady Grace Anna Newenham
Oil painting on an oval, flat piece of bone with velvet backing, wooden frame and glass. The painting is an oval composition and depicts a head and shoulders portrait of Lady Grace Anna Newenham, wife of Sir Edward Newenham, daughter of Sir Charles Burton. Her hair is brown and curly and her eyes are blue. Her garment has a high white collar and sleeves of white and brown, with blue accents. A brooch encircled by a blue rosette is depicted at her bust.

The painting is signed “C B N" and dated "1762".
Lake Rotoiti from the North Lake Rotoiti from the North
B&W watercolour painting on paper, unmounted. View of a lake and mountains with trees in foreground.
A4133.7
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