New Zealand interest: a Budd sisters sketchbook leaf, View down lake Wakutipu, Kinloch, dated 1882

$395.00 AUD

A Budd sketchbook watercolour, showing mountains edging a lake, titled to the reverse ‘View down Lake Wakutipu from Kinlochk NZ’.

By Elizabeth or Emma Budd, 1882

This watercolour is from a folio of amateur works done in Australia & New Zealand, with an inscription providing their origins: ‘The following sketches + watercolours were made by the Misses Elizabeth Mary Budd and Emma Eliza Budd, being the daughters of Mr R. H. Budd, founder of the first Diocesan Boys School under Bishop Perry in the 29th Sep- tember 1848”.
Elizabeth was born in Tasmania in 1845, while Emma was born in Victoria in 1848.
In 1882-4, the sisters were in New Zealand.




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