Object Detail

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.
Bett Loan Collection
Art Collection Number
Maker and Role
Painting/Fine Arts
Watercolor/Painting/Fine Arts
Composition = Height x Width (mm) = 289 x 482mm
Measurement Description
Composition = 289 h x 472 w
Media and Materials
Media and Materials Description
Circa 1860
Credit Line
Henry Handyside. Bay and islands, Marlborough Sounds, circa 1860. Nelson Provincial Museum, Bett Loan Collection: AC802

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