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Watercolours of Trinidad

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 341

Scope and Contents

Mounted prints of five watercolours of Trinidad scenes. The original artwork dates from 1959-1961, but the prints are undated.


  • Creation: 1961


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Biographical / Historical

J. Newel Lewis (fl. 1959-1974) was a Trinidad architect and Fellow of the Royal Institute of British Architects. He published 'Nobody in his right mind' (Port of Spain, Trinidad, 1974), a series of sketches of the Trinidad Carnival.


1 item(s) (1 portfolio) : art work

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Former / Other Reference

Oak Showcase Drawer

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The provenance of the collection is unknown.


This collection level description was created by RAS.


Lewis, J Newel, fl 1959-1974, Trinidad architect

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