Huddlestone, William, fl 1890-1899 :Hauraki Main Lodes Mine Coromandel, N.Z. [18]98

Huddlestone, William, fl 1890-1899 :Hauraki Main Lodes Mine Coromandel, N.Z. [18]98
Huddlestone, William, active 1890-1899
Shows a coastal mine with a tall metal pulley rig and shed on a small island at the end of a wharf. The pulley at the top of the rig is linked by ropes to two buildings on the shore at the right, where there is also a smokestack. In the right foreground lies a rusted Lancashire boiler, which has possibly been condemned and discarded. May show part of the waterfront at Thames and the front face of the mines also known as the Thames-Hauraki Mine covering the Queen of Beauty and Bright Smile mines further east in the hills behind Thames Inscriptions: Recto - beneath image - [Title on attached gilt-painted wooden strip]; Recto - bottom right - W Huddlestone, '98 Quantity: 1 oil(s). Physical Description: Oil on canvasboard, 440 x 590 mm (sight) Provenance: Previously from the collection of Bob and Barbara Harvey.
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1 oil(s), Works of art, Oil paintings, Oil on canvasboard, 440 x 590 mm (sight), Orientation: Horizontal image
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