gelede mask, Nigerian, 1800-1878
Carved from one piece of wood. Cranial area carved to represent hair and is pigmented black. The eyes are pierced and pigmented white with red rims. From each ear a thick white line bordered with red runs to the corner of each eye.
Landscape - River Scene, by J. F. Burney
A windy riverside scene. Three gentlemen in the foreground. A large sailboat and two smaller rowing boats on the water to the right. Tall trees in the centre are bending in the wind. An old tower at left. Signed 'J.F.B' in pencil at lower left.
Interior, Figures At a Fireside, by A. Provis
Interior, a rustic country house. A woman nursing a baby sits in a wicker chair by the fireside. A small boy sits on a stool reading. A dog is curled up in front. The ceiling has large wooden beams. On the mantlepiece, candlesticks and various vessels.