Artist sketch (Arthur Morrow); Col. A Morrow; 1936; O2018.5

Name/Title

Artist sketch (Arthur Morrow)

About this object

A pen and ink drawing entitled "Castlerea, County Longford. Ireland)1"
Drawing features the old castle tower.
A copy of the Morrow crest has been glued in the top right hand corner.
Inscription: To dear little Antoinette, with love from her GreatGrandfather Lieu.Colonel Arthur Morrow.V.D. Dist Staff Retd. (in his 94th year)
To commemorate the event of her 1st birthday, 22nd Dec 1936.
Arthur Morrow"

Maker

Col. A Morrow

Date Made

1936

Period

1930s

Place Made

Auckland, New Zealand

Medium and Materials

Paper, ink

Inscription and Marks

Inscription: To dear little Antoinette, with love from her GreatGrandfather Lieu.Colonel Arthur Morrow.V.D. Dist Staff Retd. (in his 94th year)
To commemorate the event of her 1st birthday, 22nd Dec 1936.
Arthur Morrow"

Measurements

13 x 20.5cms

Subject and Association Description

Col Arthur Morrow married Mariamne Buckland and they lived at Simla, Newmarket.
Antoinette is his great granddaughter.

Castlerea was the family home of the Boles - Arthur Morrow's mother was Eliza Bole. Both families were from County Longford in Ireland.




Object Type

Sketch

Object number

O2018.5

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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Bole
Fairfield
Morrow

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