Metrosideros lucida

Hetley, Georgina Burne
Production date
Circa 1880
Current rights
Public Domain
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Object detail

About this object
Watercolour on paper depicting the plant Metrosideros lucida also known as southern rātā.

The plant has green oval leaves and clusters of red bristly flowers. In the left hand corner is a small detailed painting of a flower bud.

Signed. Undated.
Production date
Circa 1880
Production place
Production technique
Height x Width: 347 x 259mm
Height x Width: 508 x 408mm
G.B. Hetley, Signature, Handwritten
Metrosideros lucida, Inscription, Handwritten
Classification terms
Subject date
Credit line
gifted by the Misses Hetley
Other number(s)
48/4/33, 34255
Accession number


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