Gadsden, Mrs :R. A. C.'s house from front road. June [18]65. Mrs Gadsden pinxit. Library. Fowl house. Stables. Barracks.

Date
1870 - 1880
By
Gadsden, (Mrs), active 1865; Hands, Alfred Watson (Rev), 1849-1927
Ref
A-254-001
Description

A large single-storey house with verandahs all round, roses growing over trellises, and various outbuildings identified (library, fowl-house, stables and barracks, suggesting a permanent military camp, possibly in India or Sri Lanka). The identity of R A C is not known.

A. W. Hands was in Sri Lanka as a young man. He arrived in New Zealand in 1880. The style of the house, with its surrounding verandahs suggests that it is located in a hot country

Quantity: 1 watercolour(s).

Physical Description: Watercolour, 195 x 292 mm

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Part of
Hands, Alfred Watson, 1849-1927 :[Scenes in New Zealand] 1865, 1881, 1887 / Hands, Alfred Watson, 1849-1927 :[Scenes in New Zealand] 1865, 1881, 1887
Format
1 watercolour(s), Works of art, Watercolours, Watercolour, 195 x 292 mm
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