Framed drawing, Reid Brothers Timber Mill and Foundry; Jack, Leslie G.; 1937; RI...

Name/Title

Framed drawing, Reid Brothers Timber Mill and Foundry

About this object

A framed line drawing of the Reid Brothers premises (mill, timber yard and foundry) on Palmerston Street, Riverton.

The label reads: 'Reid Brothers, General Blacksmiths. Horse Shoers. Wheelwrights, Builders and Timber Merchants, Sawing, Planing and Moulding Mills. Wheelwrights and Builders, Ironmongery. Agricultural Implements and machinery made and repaired'.

Maker

Jack, Leslie G.

Maker Role

Artist

Maker

Smith & Hodgson

Maker Role

Framer

Date Made

1937

Period

1930s

Medium and Materials

organic, processed material, paper
organic, processed material, paper, cardboard
organic, vegetal, wood
inorganic, processed material, glass

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Riverton-Aparima

Inscription and Marks

On a printed label on the mat below the print: 'REID BROTHERS. General Blacksmiths. Horse Shoers. Wheelwrights. BUILDERS & TIMBER MERCHANTS. SAWING. PLANING & MOULDING MILLS. WHEELWRIGHTS & BUILDERS IRONMONGERY. AGRICULTURAL IMPLEMENTS & MACHINERY MADE AND REPAIRED.' On the reverse is a sticker for the framing business: 'SMITH & HODGSON' of Christchurch. Handwritten on the reverse: '95-136'. Handwritten on a white sticker on the reverse: '136'. Handwritten on the revere: '3795'. Handwritten on the reverse on a yellow sticker: '02/2'.

Measurements

h 365 mm x w 600 mm x d 10 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Industry and Manufacturing

Object Type

artworks

Object number

RI.FW2021.072

Rights

Orphaned work

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