Photograph, Framed Balaclava Street Watercolour; McGoun, R.P; 1880; WY.1992.68.1
Photograph, Framed Balaclava Street WatercolourAbout this object
This is a framed and glazed photographic reproduction of a watercolour of Balaclava Street, Wyndham in 1880. The photograph was purchased by Margaret Allan (great-granddaughter of David Doull, Wyndham) from the Alexander Turnbull Library in the early 1990s.
The work is a piece by Southland artist R.P. McGoun who painted scenes of Invercargill and Bluff in the 1880s.
1880Inscription and Marks
Stamped on reverse of frame: 'SHIRLEY & CO
IRK, STREET, GORE
Handwritten in black pen top left of reverse: 'WY 92 68'
Handwritten in black marker pen lower right of reverse: 'Wyndham 1880
h 325 mm x w 460 mmPeriod
inorganic, processed material, glass
organic, processed material, vegetal, wood
organic, processed material, vegetal, paper
organic, processed material, vegetal, paper, card
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