Book, New Zealand; Painted by F. & W. Wright; Described by W.P.Reeves, ; Adam an...
Book, New Zealand; Painted by F. & W. Wright; Described by W.P.Reeves,About this object
New Zealand painted by F. & W. Wright; Described by Hon. William Pember Reeves (High Commissioner for New Zealand); Published by Adam and Charles Black, London, 1908; 241 p., colour plates, folding map in colour, list of illustrations and index. The book is a well presented blend of descriptive and historical material, with fine colour plates of the New Zealand countryside, reproductions of watercolour paintings by Frank and William Wright, and with a large folding coloured map. Signature of the owner - H J Towan, Grove Farm.
Brown cloth binding with illustrated cover and spine with Maori inspired motifs (Tiki) in gold, black and green on cover. Title in green letters on cover and gilt lettering on spine.
Owner's signature: H J Towan, Grove Farm
B'burn lib. on front page
H 225mm x W 164 mmSubject and Association Keywords
From the Bannockburn Public Library CollectionCredit Line
From the Collection of the Cromwell MuseumObject Type