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Description
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. One branching red brown stem is depicted with leaves opposite on petioles. The green leaf blades are heart shaped with palmate venation. The orange and green fruit resemble candles on short stems. There are leaves and fruit depicted in a wash of colours.

The painting is marked “NiNA JONES” and “MAcropipEr ExcELsuM.”
Accession Number
A4882
Art Collection Number
AC98
Classification
Art/Communication Artifacts/Nomenclature
Measurements
Composition = Height x Width (mm) = 420 x 271mm
Mount = Height x Width (mm) = 505 x 354mm
Measurement Description
Mount = 505 h x 354 w Composition = 420 h x 271 w
Media and Materials
watercolour/Art
paper/Art
Other Name
Kawakawa
Other Name Type
Common
Date
Circa 1920
Credit Line
Jones, Nina (1871-1926). Macropiper excelsum, c1920. Watercolour on paper. Nelson Provincial Museum Collection: A4882 AC98.

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