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Cable Bay from Maori Pa; John GULLY; 1882; 34

Cable Bay from Maori Pa, Gully John, 1882, 34
Name/Title
Cable Bay from Maori Pa
About this object
Watercolour landscape of Delaware Bay with Bishop Peninsula in the centre midground, Pepin Island to the right and Drumduan in the background. The view is from Wakapuaka near the site of Huria and Hemi Matenga's residence. Two crouched Maori figures in the foreground, two moored waka (canoes) in the midground along with a group of figures at the water's edge.
Date Made
1882
Medium and Materials
Watercolour on paper
Subject and Association Keywords
Landscapes/Regional landscapes/Nelson landscapes
Maori
Human figure
Landscapes/Beach
Sea
Colonial
Flora/Tree
New Zealand/South Island/Nelson/Wakapuaka/Cable Bay
New Zealand/South Island/Nelson/Wakapuaka/Cable Bay/Pepin Island
Subject and Association Description
Landscape of coastal area of Wakapuaka (near Nelson), looking to Cable Bay from Delaware Bay with Pepin Island in the background. This view is from the vicinity of Huria Matenga's homestead (Maori Pa).
Credit Line
The Bishop Suter Art Gallery Founding Donation, gifted by Mrs Amelia Suter in memory of her husband Bishop Andrew Burn Suter in 1895
Object Type
Painting
Object number
34

Tags

17
Landscape
Landscapes/Beach
Landscapes/Regional landscapes/Nelson landscapes
Maori
Pippin Island
Sea
waka


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