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A medium sized black and white charcoal drawing of a bridge, signpost on right with stone wall, trees to the left of the image.
Accession No
TM.2002.343

Name/Title
A black and white charcoal drawing depicting an old building resembling part of a castle, with a tall arch, stones and bolders in foreground and a house in the centre left. Paper has been split in half. Remaining watermark has "TMAN / 80". (TM.2002.346 is a larger watercolour, and has the same watercolour mark in full). Drawing is not signed. Rear has rough outline sketch of same scene. Possibly Miss H Lackworthy is the artist.
Accession No
TM.2002.341

Name/Title
A rectangular piece of card which has been impressed with a bird design, causing the image to stand out. This has then been painted. Image is of two dead birds which are tied and secured to a background of wood.
Accession No
TM.2002.334

A watercolour depicting a coastal scene with a pinky/orange sky. A log is in the left hand corner of the foreground. Label on seperate panel titles the work ""THE FIRST BREAKWATER " / WAITARA RIVER / BY E.E.WICKHAM" This is in question because three other works in the collection have been attributed to Collier, despite a label stating E.E.Wickham.
Accession No
TM.2002.318

Head and should portrait of an elderly Maori woman with moko. Short grey hair and wearing a green jumper with greenish/brownish scarf over her shoulders and tied in a knot at centre front. Colours primarily browns and greens/khaki.
Accession No
TM.2000.124

Small unframed (18cm x 27.8cm) watercolour/landscape depicting what is possibly a Taranaki coastal scene (possibly around Urenui). Bush in foreground with three individuals (two women and a male) in lower right foreground. The two women are looking out over the coast while the male is tending the fire. Distant hills in background. Stretch of water in between bush and hills. Somewhat faded and slightly foxed. c. Late 1800s - Early 1900s.
Accession No
TM.1999.40

Name/Title
Watercolour depicting the three-masted steamer the "Gairloch" off the New Plymouth coast in choppy seas. Sugar Loaves and Paritutu lower middle left side edge.
Accession No
TM.1999.185

Head and shoulder portrait of a young woman (possibly Mary Humphries, wife of Dr Humphries). She is wearing a black dress with cream lace frill around neck and a red velvet-like fabric cap trimmed with cream lace and decorated with pearls.
Accession No
TM.1999.039

Sketch of "The Pines", the house of Major Charles (Carlino) Brown, son of Charles Armitage Brown. The house is pictured on a ridge. A river is visible in the foreground. Hills and vegetation in the middleground. The sketch is included in a sketchbook attributed to one of Major Charles (Carlino) Brown's daughters. However, the inscription on the inside cover reads "Constance W. Rowe / Taranaki / April 2nd 1880" - it is unclear if this inscription indicates the name of the actual artist.
Accession No
PA2011.111

Sketch of the New Zealand Titanic Steel and Iron Company Ltd near the mouth of the Te Henui River, New Plymouth. The factory is pictured in the centre of the image. The Te Henui River is visible in the foreground. The sketch is included in a sketchbook attributed to one of Major Charles (Carlino) Brown's daughters. However, the inscription on the inside cover reads "Constance W. Rowe / Taranaki / April 2nd 1880" - it is unclear if this inscription indicates the name of the actual artist.
Accession No
PA2011.110

Name/Title
Sketch of the Te Henui River mouth. A building and two figures can be seen in the foreground. A collection of buildings, possibly the New Zealand Titanic Steel and Iron Company Ltd, are visible in the middleground on the right of the image. The sketch is included in a sketchbook attributed to one of Major Charles (Carlino) Brown's daughters. However, the inscription on the inside cover reads "Constance W. Rowe / Taranaki / April 2nd 1880" - it is unclear if this inscription indicates the name of the actual artist.
Accession No
PA2011.103

Oil painting showing Edward Frederick Hemingway as a child. Hemmingway was born in Yorkshire in 1823 and came to New Zealand in the 1860s with the 43rd Regiment having previously seen service in the Crimean War, the Indian Mutiny and Malta. He returned to Europe and served with the Red Cross in the Franco-Prussian War. His son Edward "Ned" Hemingway brought him back to New Zealand when he fell ill and he died in Auckland in 1914. Hemingway is shown in the painting as a young boy wearing a white shirt, rust-coloured vest and brown trousers lying on a bank in the grass. In the foreground there is another unidentified young boy wearing a white shirt with a red scarf who is holding two dogs. The painting is in an impressionist style and has a thick gilded frame.
Accession No
PA2010.128

Name/Title
Portrait of a Maori woman wearing a cloak and holding a large greenstone mere across her chest. She has a large tiki hanging from her neck. She wears a feather in her hair and has several tattooed lines around her mouth. She is also wearing bone (?) earrings. Pictured looking to the right (her left).
Accession No
PA2008.107

Name/Title
Woodcut print depicting the Titoki (Alectryon excelsus) plant with leaves and berries enclosed in capsules. Rendered in green, ochre, black and red paint.
Accession No
PA2008.096

Name/Title
Woodcut print depicting four leaves of the Karaka (cornyocarpus laevigatus) plant with eight berries. Rendered in green and yellow paint.
Accession No
PA2008.095

Watercolour of kiosk and Poet's Bridge in Pukekura Park with Mount Taranaki in the background. Four figures are pictured walking around Boating Lake. There are also two classical sculptures placed in the lake, one on the right and one on the left. Tall trees are depicted on the left of the image while the vegetation on the bank to the right of Poet's Bridge is sporadic. Vegetation runs along the foreground of the image and a tree partially obscures the kiosk.
Accession No
PA2007.235

Name/Title
Painting of "Kia Ora" steamer, sailing from Waitara to Kawhia, that sunk on 13 June 1907 after striking Piritoki Reef, off Turua Point. Steamer occupies centre of image with a large land mass visible in the background.
Accession No
PA2007.234

A portrait of Edward F Hemingway in military dress. Hemingway is wearing three military medals, two from the Crimean War and one New Zealand Medal. He is shown as an elderly man with a large beard and moustache.
Accession No
PA2007.068

Portrait of Henry Nathanial Rowe, passenger on the "Essex" and husband of Jane Rowe (nee Roberts). Presumably painted from existing photograph (see P.1.5098). Unframed oil on paper with card mount.
Accession No
PA2005.333

Name/Title
Mr Richard Rowe seated on a chair, passenger on the "William Bryan". Presumably painted from existing photograph (see P.1.1637). Unframed, oil on paper with card mount.
Accession No
PA2005.332

Jane Rowe (nee Roberts), passenger on the "Essex" and married H.N.Rowe. Portrait presumably painted from existing photograph of Jane Rowe (P.1.5112). Unframed, oil on paper with card mount.
Accession No
PA2005.331

Name/Title
Watercolour on paper - oval shaped. Has an image of pink and white tiger lilies on one side and a landscaped scene depicting a homestead with a lake in front of it and a person fishing from the lake edge on the other. Unknown artist. c. unknown. In fairly good condition.
Accession No
A96.466

Small oil painting on cardboard of a young boy. Head and shoulder portrait. Painted mostly in a khaki / brown palet. He has short dark hair and is wearing a khaki brown and green shirt with white lines through it. Single white button at throat for fastening. Signed lower right corner "R." - Unknown artist. c.unknown. In fair condition - a little rough around the edges.
Accession No
A96.465

Name/Title
Small oil painting on cardboard of a young girl. Head and shoulder portrait. She has short wavy hair (sandy brown colour) and is wearing a cream dress with a rounded collar. Signed lower right corner "R." - Unknown artist. c.unknown. In fair condition - a little rough around the edges.
Accession No
A96.464

Name/Title
Small oil painting on cardboard of a young boy aged approx three - four years old. Head and shoulder portrait. Painted in a mostly brown palet. He has short sandy brown hair and is wearing a light brown top with a slightly darker brown rounded collar. Single button at front neckline of shirt. Signed lower right corner "R." - Unknown artist. c.unknown. In fair condition - a little rough around the edges.
Accession No
A96.463
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