Story: Barraud, Charles Decimus

Charles Decimus Barraud

Charles Decimus Barraud

Although he made a living as a pharmacist in colonial Wellington, Charles Decimus Barraud was acclaimed as a landscape and portrait painter of considerable talent and versatility. This photograph of him was taken in the 1860s.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Blundell Album 2 Collection (PA1-o-044)
Reference: PA1-o-044-01-1

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

How to cite this page:

Robin Kay. 'Barraud, Charles Decimus', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1990. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 13 August 2020)