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  • Description

    Skippered by Captain Adam Blackwell of Great Barrier Island. Little Barrier in the distance.

  • Other Id

    110 (Presto content ID)

    PD-1996-6-1 (Reference Number)

    96/6 (accession number)

    2874 (DBTextworks system ID)

  • Department

Images and documents



  • Object Type
  • Name/Title
  • Primary Maker

     unknown (Artist)

  • Date
  • Physical Description

    620 mm. x 470 mm.

  • Collection
  • Level of Current Record
  • Is Part Of
  • Media/Materials Description
    Oil on board
  • Subject Category
  • Provenance Details
    Young man from England painted scows from the waterfront. He gave painting to Capt. Blackwell.
  • Copyright
    Copyright undetermined - untraced rights owner
  • Credit Line
    Donated by Alice Borich, September 1996. (Captain Adam Blackwell's daughter)
  • Last Update
    06 Dec 2022

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