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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"
Angelica gingidium Angelica gingidium
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. Several leaf stalks are depicted, pink at the base, branching up in to green compound leaves. The ovular leaf blades taper to a long point, green on top and a grey underneath, with serrated margins. The flowers are at the top of long stems in white radial clusters, having a cotton wool-like appearance. There are leaves and flowers are depicted in a green wash.

The painting is marked "NiNA JONES", "ANgeLicA GinGidiuM" and "Nov"
A4882
Aristotelia racemosa - Moko Moko Aristotelia racemosa - Moko Moko
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. One branching grey brown stem is depicted, with alternate leaves. The green leaf blades are oval-shaped with serrated margins. The tiny bell-shaped pink and white flowers are in large branched clusters on pedicels. Some of the flowers at the top of the stems are depicted as pink and white buds. There are leaves and flowers depicted in a green wash.

The painting is marked "NiNA JONES" and "AristoteliA rACEMOSA - Moko Moko” [sic]. Paper label along front lower edge: "Aristotelia racemosa, a rapid growing tree, common in all parts of the islands. Natural size."
A4882
Arthropodium candidum Arthropodium candidum
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. Several green strap-shaped leaf blades are depicted. Clusters of flowers are on long brown slender stems. The flowers are bilateral with white petals. Flowers at the tops of the stems are depicted as white and green buds. There are leaves and flowers depicted in a wash of colours.

The painting is marked “NINA JONES” and “ArThropodiuM CANdiduM”
A4882
Bay and islands, Marlborough Sounds Bay and islands, Marlborough Sounds
Watercolour painting on rectangular sheet of paper. The print depicts a picture of a view of a bay and islands from an elevated perspective. There are tall trees and treestumps in the bottom right corner of the composition. In the middle ground and background the ocean and many inlets, islands and sky are depicted in a palette of blues and greens.
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
Caladenia Caladenia
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. The green leaves are long and slender. The flowers are solitary, on stems of equal and greater height than the leaves. The flowers are depicted in whites and pinks and have bilateral petals. There are grasses, leaves and flowers depicted in a wash of colours.

The painting is marked "NiNA JONES" and "CALAdENiA"
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
Carmichaelia odorata Carmichaelia odorata
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. One branching green stem is depicted. The stems are green and curved, with alternate compound leaves. The green leaflets are small and heart-shaped. Interspersed along the stems are clusters of small round purple and white bilateral flowers. There are leaves and flowers depicted in a wash of colours.

The painting is marked "NiNA JONES" and "CArMichAELiA odorAtA". Paper label along lower edge of mount: "Carmichaelia odorata, a very sweet-scented broom from the Tararua ranges. Natural size."
A4882
Cassinia rubra + Cassina Cassinia rubra + Cassina
Watercolour painting on rectangular sheet of brown paper, with a brown window mount, and backing. The painting is a botanical illustration of part of two bushes with flowers. Two grey-green stalks are depicted with alternate leaves. The green leaf blades are small and oval-shaped. At the top of the stems are flower heads comprised of clusters of small florets, red florets on the left, and white florets on the right. There are leaves and flowers depicted in a wash of colours.

The painting is marked "NiNA JONES" and "cassinia rubra_ + cassina ________ "
A4882
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