Hetley, Georgina Burne
Production date
Circa 1880
Current rights
Public Domain
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Watercolour on paper depicting several unidentified Australian plants clustered together. The plants are believed to be Australian orchids, lobelia and irises.

The plants have slender stems of green and brown-red which are entangled together. There are green-yellow leaves of various shapes and sizes. There are several blooming blue-purple flowers and a number of white flowers of various shapes and sizes. Some of the white flowers are daisy-like in appearance.

Signed. Undated.
Production date
Circa 1880
Production technique
Height x Width: 353 x 255mm
Height x Width: 458 x 354mm
G.B. Hetley, Signature, Handwritten
Classification terms
Subject period
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 48/4/92
Credit line
gifted by the Misses Hetley
Other number(s)
48/4/92, 34148
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