Cordys

A painted shell in the manner of John Philemon Backhouse

Estimate: $600


Lot Description

A painted shell in the manner of John Philemon Backhouse, 'Ruapehu, Tongariro, lake Taupo, New Zealand' - a view of a war canoes and a marae, oil on black-lipped oyster-pearl shell, unsigned, titled. 180 x 175mm.