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Description
Handcoloured lithograph on cream paper with card backing. The print is the cover page for a set of New Zealand Berries lithographs. In the centre of the composition is the outline of an artist’s palette. Underneath and to the left of the palette long lance-shaped leaves with parallel venation are depicted. At the top of the composition a branching stem with round red berries loops through the thumb-hole of the palette and around a border.

Embossed in the top right corner is "In deo confido". The page is titled "NEW ZEALAND BERRIES E.C. Harris." and "PUBLISHED BY H.D. JACKSON. NELSON. N.Z. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED." and on a piece of paper affixed to paper "Presented by Dr. F.A. BETT Nelson"
Collection
Bett Loan Collection
Art Collection Number
AC1074
Classification
Print/Art/Communication Artifacts/Nomenclature
Measurements
Sheet = Height x Width (mm) = 308 x 246mm
Measurement Description
Sheet = 308 h x 246 w
Media and Materials
lithograph/Art
Media and Materials Description
Paper
Date
Circa 1890
Credit Line
Emily Harris. Circa 1890. New Zealand berries. Nelson, N.Z.: H.D.Jackson

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