Gilmore, George Charles 1851-1935 :[Scenes in India, Ceylon, and Africa] 1876-1881

Date
1876 - 1881
By
Gilmore, George Charles, 1851-1935; Gilmore, D Hunter, active 1950s-1980s
Ref
A-094-001/053
Description

Showing highland regiments, and scenes in Suez, Cyprus, Pakistan, Bengal and Assam, including mosques, elephants, crocodile shooting, camps, and agriculture, especially tea plantations

37 pencil sketches (6 with wash); 16 watercolours

Inscriptions: Some signed; G C G

Quantity: 53 watercolour(s).

Physical Description: Art originals 140 x 90 to 250 x 360 mm

Provenance: Donation: D. Hunter Gilmore, Rangiora, 13 March 1980

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Format
53 watercolour(s), Works of art, Watercolours, Pencil works, Art originals 140 x 90 to 250 x 360 mm
There are 53 items in total.
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Date: 1876 - 1881 From: Gilmore, George Charles 1851-1935 :[Scenes in India, Ceylon, and Africa] 1876-1881 Ref: A-094-005 Description: Shows a sketch of two women in loose sleeveless robes. The one on the left carries a pot on her head, and the one on the right carries two pots, one in each ...
Date: 1876 - 1881 From: Gilmore, George Charles 1851-1935 :[Scenes in India, Ceylon, and Africa] 1876-1881 Ref: A-094-004 Description: Shows a sketch of three men riding on an elephant, with luggage on the rear. The central man is holding a parasol. Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Descrip...
Date: 1876 - 1881 From: Gilmore, George Charles 1851-1935 :[Scenes in India, Ceylon, and Africa] 1876-1881 Ref: A-094-040 Description: Shows a frontal full-length portrait of a Naga man with a thigh-length cape or blanket, below which the edge of a tunic and loincloth can be seen. Covering ...
Date: 1877 From: Gilmore, George Charles 1851-1935 :[Scenes in India, Ceylon, and Africa] 1876-1881 Ref: A-094-041 Description: Shows an Arab man in turban scarf, long tunic and coat, recording the details of a packing case belonging to the artist, on the deck of a ship. The arti's in...
Date: 1878 From: Gilmore, George Charles 1851-1935 :[Scenes in India, Ceylon, and Africa] 1876-1881 Ref: A-094-043 Description: Shows three Naga men, two wearing thigh-length cloaks or blankets, and the one at left wearing only a loincloth. He carries a basket on his back, supported ...
Date: 1881 From: Gilmore, George Charles 1851-1935 :[Scenes in India, Ceylon, and Africa] 1876-1881 Ref: A-094-042 Description: Shows a group of Naga men pausing in front of two large-trunked trees near a village. Several wear cone-shaped packs on their backs. All the men wear their ...
Date: 1876 - 1881 From: Gilmore, George Charles 1851-1935 :[Scenes in India, Ceylon, and Africa] 1876-1881 Ref: A-094-048 Description: Shows a road at the left, leading to a stone bridge between hills, with white red-roofed houses and stone buildings, beyond. Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physic...
Date: 1876 - 1881 From: Gilmore, George Charles 1851-1935 :[Scenes in India, Ceylon, and Africa] 1876-1881 Ref: A-094-022 Description: Shows the interior of a room lined with shelves or racks, where tea leaves would be set to dry. A moustached man wearing a turban, jacket and dhoti stands in...
Date: 1876 - 1881 From: Gilmore, George Charles 1851-1935 :[Scenes in India, Ceylon, and Africa] 1876-1881 Ref: A-094-009 Description: Shows a sketch of bare-chested labourers carrying teachests and other luggage from a gangplank towards an elephant which has some other cases and boxes stack...
Date: 1876 - 1881 From: Gilmore, George Charles 1851-1935 :[Scenes in India, Ceylon, and Africa] 1876-1881 Ref: A-094-015 Description: Shows a sketch of workers engaged in various activities in a clearing. In the centre foreground is a pile of chopped timber under a roofed shelter. Two men a...