Story: Exhibitions and world’s fairs

Certificate from 1886 Colonial and Indian Exhibition in London, 1886 (2nd of 2)

This certificate records the commemorative medal awarded to artist John Gully at the 1886 Colonial and Indian Exhibition in London. Gully received the medal and certificate for his painting 'Western coast of Tasman Bay'.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: C-098-013
Artwork by Thomas Riley

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.

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Jock Phillips, 'Exhibitions and world’s fairs - International exhibitions, 1862 to 1900', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 6 December 2023)

Story by Jock Phillips, published 22 Oct 2014