Oil paintings

Oils
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[Richardson, Harry Linley] 1878-1947 :[Sir James Carroll. 1912?]
Date: 1912 By: Richardson, Harry Linley, 1878-1947 Ref: G-822-1 Description: Seated portrait of Sir James Carroll Carroll was knighted in 1911; this portrait may have been done shortly afterwards. Inscriptions: Recto - top left - H....
Date: 1922 From: Forbes, Josephine K, 1917-2005 :[John Lysaght Moore and Sophie Augusta Moore art works]. Ref: C-141-007-1 Description: Shows two dark bottles on a table with persimmons or tomatoes. Quantity: 1 oil(s). Physical Description: Oil paint on board, 470 x 620 mm.
Artist unknown :[Birthplace of Richard John Seddon. 1900-1920?]
Date: 1900 - 1920 By: Woodward, C, active 2001 Ref: G-195-1 Description: Shows a house of two sections, as seen over a low stone wall. There is a red porch and three chimney stacks. Donor says: "The house which was abolished year...
Date: 1850 - 1950 Ref: Curios-002-025 Description: Shows view looking up a hillside towards snowy mountains, with four wooden dwellings on the slope. Inside small box with the name "Fuller's Marine Library a...
Date: 1880 - 1920 By: Perrett, John Douglas, 1859-1937 Ref: G-370 Description: Grassy bank in foreground, mountains in background viewed across a lake or fiord. Possibly Milford Sound, although not in the Mitre Peak area Inscriptions: ...
[Joel, Grace] 1865-1924 :[Richard John Seddon. 1906?]
Date: 1906 By: Joel, Grace Jane, 1865-1924 Ref: G-632 Description: Head and shoulders three-quarters frontal portrait of New Zealand Premier, Richard Seddon, thought to have been painted in the year of his death. Originally...
Date: 1860 - 1900 Ref: G-325 Description: Estuary or broad river with bush on both sides. A Maori man bringing two large fish towards a pile of fish on the bank, another two people in a small canoe ...
Date: 1849 By: Kettle, Charles Henry, 1821-1862; Richardson, Fanny Eva, 1872-1954; Richardson, James, active 1850s-1900s Ref: G-593 Description: View of Pelichet Bay, (later reclaimed), from Clyde and Albany Streets. Houses with fences but not cultivated gardens are shown, there is a cabbage tree and...
Date: 1879 From: Pownall, Robert, 1839-1889 :1. [Paintings and photographic copies of paintings of New Zealand landscapes, including Nelson, Taranaki, and Aorangi/Mount Cook. Copy of portrait of Pownall by Maggie Bullock. 1860s-1880s]. 2. Victoria, 1837-1887. Jubilee ode by James Duigan with illustrations by Robt W Pownall MSA. 1887 Ref: G-570 Description: An unidentified scene, showing a lake or coastal area, with a young boy in a small sailing boat in the foreground. He wears a blue and white sailor's suit an...
Date: 1890 - 1910 By: Murray, J P, active 1880-1890s; Futter, Frederick Roy, 1906-2001 Ref: G-542 Description: The steam ship Wakatu moored at the old wharf (the Wakatu wharf) Kaikoura in front of the Pier Hotel and other buildings Painted from an identical photo sho...
Date: 1963 By: Mallitte, Howard Leon, 1910-1979; New Zealand. Tourist and Publicity Department Ref: G-540 Description: Shows groups of penguins on and amongst rocky outcrops on the snow in Antarctica. The shapes in the distance may be ice hills, rather than icebergs. There is...
[Martin, Albin] 1813-1888 :[Arcadian scene, Bay of Naples?]
Date: ca 1842 By: Martin, Albin, 1812?-1888; Gordon, Mona Clifton, 1899-1977 Ref: G-485 Description: An extensive view of an Italian landscape with a ruined castle at the water's edge of a curving bay. The view is framed by tall trees with peasants and goats...
Artist unknown :[Maori meeting, Bay of Islands, 1860s?]
Date: 1860 - 1869 By: Blomfield, Charles, 1848-1926; Chevalier, Nicholas, 1828-1902; Hogg, Neville William (Dr), 1927-2007; Crowder, John, active 1986-2000 Ref: G-230-1 Description: Shows a red-cloaked figure with a spear making a speech to a seated circle of armed and cloaked men, before a large-trunked tree in bush. At right a shallow ...
Date: 1865 By: Robley, Horatio Gordon, 1840-1930; Fuller, Alfred Walter Francis, 1882-1961; Donne, Thomas Edward, 1860-1945 Ref: A-080-019 Description: A study of a Maori man Wrongly ascribed to Lieut. Richard Clayton whose name is on the back, where also appears the initials "H. G. R." and the title in Rob...
[Harrison, George Henry] 1816-1846 :[Portrait of William Swainson engaged in ornithological research. 1836?]
Date: 1830 - 1840 By: Harrison, George Henry, 1816-1846 Ref: G-499 Description: William Swainson seated at a table, leaning on a writing desk, writing with a quill pen, a dead parrot in front of him. He appears to be between his twentie...
Hayward, Arthur 1889-1937: [Portrait of Harry Rountree 1936 or 1937?]
Date: 1945 - 1952 By: Hayward, Arthur, 1889-1937; Felstead, Lynda, -1994 Ref: G-228 Description: Half-length frontal portrait of New Zealand-born artist and illustrator, Harry Rountree. Mr Rountree is dressed in a sports jacket and yellow pullover. The...
Blomfield, Charles 1848-1926 :[Whangaroa, showing Taratara and figures in a canoe] 1879
Date: 1879 By: Blomfield, Charles, 1848-1926 Ref: G-663 Description: View across tree-fringed water with a flat-topped mountainous rock formation in the background. A Maori family is in the foreground, with a man setting off i...
Artist unknown :To Edward E. Roberts Medical Superintendant Te Waikato Sanatorium 1902 - 1910. [Illuminated address]
Date: 1910 Ref: B-132-006 Description: Illuminated address in black ink with decorative border on the left of kowhai flowers and seeds and depiction of Te Waikato Sanatorium in upper left. Te Wai...
Date: 1866 By: Burt, John, active 1815-1851; Hewitt, Ann Penelope, 1884-1972 Ref: A-126-016/022 Description: Loose items removed from Burt's `Literary Fragments' (E-249) on which attribution is based. Some titled: the oil (A126-016) is `Carisbrook I. W.'; A-126-017...
Artist unknown :[Maori hunter returning home. ca 1870]
Date: 1860 - 1870 Ref: G-138 Description: Shows a view of a lake enclosed by tall trees. In the clearing in the foreground stands a Maori figure in traditional dress holding a rifle over his right s...