Charles Decimus Barraud (1822-1897)
'Lake Taupo' (A view from the Waikato River at Tapuaeharuru, with European and Maori settlements, looking towards Mounts Ngauruhoe and Ruapehu), watercolour, signed and dated 1889. Frost & Reed, Bristol, U.K., picture dealers label verso (dated 11/8/97). The mount erroneously inscribed 'Lake Tampo, G.D.Barraud'. 200 x 345.