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Laurence William Wilson emigrated from Dover to Auckland in 1877, later settling in Dunedin. He was a prolific painter in oils and watercolours but will be remembered for the latter. Some of his watercolours of Canterbury were sent by arrangement to noted art critic John Ruskin who paid for them twice the amount agreed upon.

Bequest of J Russell Hancock
Media
watercolour
Measurements
hx w 299mm x 412mm (sight)
Registration number
ART00143

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