Object Detail

Pencil drawing on white rectangular sheet of paper on brown card backing. The drawing depicts the Collingwood / Aorere landscape. In the foreground is a large expanse of flat land with a river, centre left, curving back into the middle-distance. In the middle-distance slightly to the left of centre, two dwellings are depicted in front of a stand of trees. The trees extend in a band to the right edge, and another stand of trees is further back in the drawing on the left. The two stands of trees suggest a river runs between them. In the background are steep hills.

The drawing is titled “Aorere Hills Collingwood Jan 1864”.
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Drawing/Art/Communication Artifacts/Nomenclature
Composition = Height x Width (mm) = 110 x 179mm
Sheet = Height x Width (mm) = 286 x 217mm
Measurement Description
Sheet = 286 h x 217 w Composition = 110 h x 179 w
Media and Materials
Jan 1864
Credit Line
Sarah Greenwood (1809 -1899). Aorere Hills, Collingwood, January 1864. Pencil drawing. Nelson Provincial Museum Collection: A4133.5

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