Motueka from the Riwaka Hills; John GULLY; 1888; 7

Name/Title

Motueka from the Riwaka Hills

About this object

Looking down at Motueka from the Riwaka Hills beneath a clear blue sky. The Motueka River winds through the valley between the cultivated land while across Tasman Bay the Richmond Ranges frame the background.

Maker

John GULLY

Date Made

1888

Medium and Materials

Watercolour on paper

Subject and Association Keywords

Landscapes/Regional landscapes/Tasman landscapes

Subject and Association Keywords

Colonial

Subject and Association Keywords

Industry/Farming

Subject and Association Keywords

Mountains/Mountain ranges

Subject and Association Keywords

Industry/Mining

Subject and Association Keywords

Landscapes/River

Subject and Association Keywords

Sea

Subject and Association Keywords

Landscapes/Regional landscapes/Tasman landscapes

Subject and Association Keywords

Flora/Tree

Subject and Association Keywords

New Zealand/South Island/Tasman/Motueka

Subject and Association Keywords

New Zealand/South Island/Tasman/Riwaka

Subject and Association Description

John Gully painted this in the final year of his life.

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

7

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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