Maritime Books

Artwork of Captain Brett Hilder

Last update: Saturday, 22 June 2024.

70299
HILDER, Brett
LANDSCAPE - ZENAG FROM MICK LEAHY'S HOUSE, LOOKING TOWARDS BULOLO, PNG
$250.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. Oblong: 35.5 x 45cm.

70300
HILDER, Brett
LANDSCAPE - ZENAG FROM MICK LEAHY'S HOUSE, LOOKING TOWARDS BULOLO, PNG
$200.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. Oblong: 29 x 40cm.

70302
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - KING OF TONGA, UNUSED PORTRAIT FOR A COIN.
$150.00 AUD

Dated 1968. Original unframed watercolour. 29.6 x 25 cm.

70304
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - IORIN OF ABEMAMA, GILBERT ISLANDS
$250.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed signed watercolour. Woven pandanus frame. Size: 35 x 23 cm.

70306
HILDER, Brett
LANDSCAPE - MOONLIGHT MBENGA PASSAGE (From the Bridge)
$200.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. Oblong: 24.5 x 31 cm.

70307
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - TAUFA'AHAU TUPOU IV, KAWAI, TONGATAPU.
$150.00 AUD

Dated 05/11/1967. Original unframed signed watercolour. Oblong: 26 x 32 cm.

70312
HILDER, Brett
LANDSCAPE - MOUNTAIN SOUTH OF VITI-LEVU
$200.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. Oblong: 21.5 x 37 cm.

70313
HILDER, Brett
LANDSCAPE - SOHANO, BUKA PASSAGE
$250.00 AUD

Dated 1953. Original unframed signed watercolour. Oblong: 25.5 x 31 cm.

70314
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - SISTER MARY FINBAR, DAIO VILLAGE, MILNE BAY
$250.00 AUD

Dated 1968. Original unframed signed watercolour. 38 x 29cm.

70315
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - POLONGA TAUALUPE OF HAAPAI
$200.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. 39.5 x 27.5cm.

Officer of Niuvakai 1967.

70316
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - ANNA TUWE'EKA OF TAUEMA ISLAND, TROBRIANDS, WEST OF KIRIWINA, Wife of Tuman of Angoram, Sepik
$250.00 AUD

Dated 3/07/1968 (at Wewak) Original unframed signed watercolour. 38.5 x 27 cm.

70318
HILDER, Brett
LANDSCAPE - FISHERMAN
$150.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. 26.5 x 21.5 cm.

70320
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - SAIA MAFI : Of HA'APAI
$200.00 AUD

Dated 25/10/67. Original unframed watercolour. Back includes list of Tongan numerals.

Born 1942, went to sea 1960, 2nd Mate Certificate, Auckland May 1967. 39 x 27.5 cm.

70321
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - KUBOGA OF BUKULAM, LAUGHLAN ISLAND, PNG
$150.00 AUD

Dated 30/4/1959. Original unframed watercolour. 28.5 x 23.5 cm.

70324
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT PALU HEHUNI OF TUPUSELEIA VILLAGE
$200.00 AUD

Dated 20/12/1964. Original unframed watercolour. 38 x 27 cm.

Wife of Gav Stanley.

70325
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - SCHOOL GIRL AT TONGA
$150.00 AUD

Dated 1967. Original unframed signed watercolour. 37 x 29 cm.

70327
HILDER, Brett
LANDSCAPE - LUNGA POINT, GUADALCANAL, SOLOMON ISLANDS
$100.00 AUD

Dated 03/03/1954. Original unframed signed watercolour. 25.5 x 18.

70328
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - NUGURIA
$200.00 AUD

Dated 28/04/1950. Original unframed signed watercolour. 30 x 23cm.

70329
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - SUSAN OF TAURUBA VILLAGE, RIGO DISTRICT
$150.00 AUD

Dated 15/07/1967. Original unframed watercolour. 30 x 23 cm.

70330
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - PIPIRANU OF KIETA
$200.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. 27 x 26.5cm.

70331
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - BORAT OF LETA, BUKA PASSAGE
$200.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. 31 x 25.5 cm.

70332
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - MOTUWA OF SAMARAI
$250.00 AUD

Dated 14.5.49. Original signed watercolour in woven pandanus frame. 38 x 30cm.

70333
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - KUPA AIVENI OF VAVAU GROUP (father was half-German)
$200.00 AUD

Dated 1967. Original unframed watercolour. 39 x 27cm.

71006
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - ELA SILOKO
$250.00 AUD

1956. Original unframed signed watercolour. 34 x 27cm.

71008
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - CAPTAIN FILMER OF M.V. "NIUVAKAI"
$250.00 AUD

Dated 19.11.67. Original unframed signed watercolour. 40 x 28cm.

71009
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - WANDJUK MARIKA - YIRRKALA
$200.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. 38 x 27cm.

Wandjuk Marika was a well known aboriginal leader and artist.

71011
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - BRUNO KROENING
$250.00 AUD

Dated 1962. Original unframed signed watercolour. 38 x 27cm.

Born 1914 in Kieta, Bougainville, schooled in Sydney, went to agricultural college and returned to Bougainville to join his father on the plantation. Spent the war years in Sydney before returning to plantation life in Kavieng. Pacific Islands Monthly ran an item on him in the December 1962 edition.

71012
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - WESLEY FRANCIS SELL
$250.00 AUD

Dated 21.9.56. Original unframed signed watercolour. 29 x 22cm.

71013
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - MING SPENCER
$250.00 AUD

Dated 24.7.62. Original unframed signed watercolour. 30 x 22cm.

71014
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - DR. MATTI RADCLIFF-TAYLOR of W.A. & RABAUL
$250.00 AUD

Dated 20.7.59. Original unframed signed watercolour. 32 x 24cm.

71015
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - ROSE THOMSON OF LORD HOWE ISLAND
$250.00 AUD

No date. Original signed unframed watercolour. 20 x 15cm.

71016
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - UNKNOWN TONGAN
$100.00 AUD

Dated 4.11.67. Original unframed watercolour. 29 x 23cm.

71017
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - CHARLES BIRD OF THE SOLOMONS
$250.00 AUD

Dated 4.5.1955. Original unframed signed watercolour. 37 x 29cm.

71019
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - ROY STANLEY CROCKER OF NUKU'ALOFA
$250.00 AUD

Dated 22.11.67. Original unframed signed watercolour. 40 x 28cm.

Third Officer on board M.V. Niuvakai.

71020
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - CADET HENRY TELOTO
$150.00 AUD

Dated 14.4.1975. Original signed unframed watercolour. 28 x 27cm.

On board M.V. ENNA G. Born Auki, Malaita, 17.6.1954, son of J. Kilatu of Sikaina.

71021
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - DAOMEA OF MALAITA
$250.00 AUD

Dated 14.7.1949. Original unframed watercolour. 34 x 26cm.

Bosun of schooner "MIENA", built Dec. 1934 at Robleys Point, Cygnet, Tasmania.

71022
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - AFZAL KHAN
$250.00 AUD

Dated 14.3.72. Original unframed watercolour. 39 x 24cm.

On board M.S. TAIYUAN of China Navigation.

71023
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - KITIONE VAROBITI OF KOLOVAI, TONGATAPU
$250.00 AUD

Dated 11.4.75. Original unframed watercolour. 37 x 31cm.

On board M.V. ENNA G.

71024
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - ISMAIL - Chef "ROMANDA"
$200.00 AUD

Dated 11.10.67. Original unframed watercolour. 33 x 23cm.

Born Suva, Chef M/V Romanda.

71025
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - ALAMOTE HALAFUKA, O.S.
$250.00 AUD

Dated 20.11.67. Original unframed watercolour. 40 x 29cm.

On board M/V. NIUVAKAI.

71026
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - PANETI LEVENI
$250.00 AUD

Dated 20.11.1967. Original unframed watercolour. 39 x 29cm.

On board M/V. NIUVAKAI.

71027
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - TOO JOON KHEE - M.V. BRAESIDE
$200.00 AUD

Dated 4 May 1968. Original unframed signed watercolour. 32 x 24cm.

71028
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - KIANG JOON SAI - M.V. BRAESIDE
$250.00 AUD

Dated 4 May 1968. Original unframed signed watercolour. 25 x 20cm.

71030
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - SIMEONA PENI, Assistant Medical Practioner, Tarawa, Gilbert Islands
$250.00 AUD

Dec. 1961. Original unframed signed watercolour. 37 x 27cm.

71031
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - WONG YOU CHOW, Buka Passage
$150.00 AUD

1956. Original unframed signed watercolour. 30 x 24cm.

Born in 1891 inthe Toi San District of China, he came to New Guinea in 1912 during the German era. He worked on the Inus plantation and then set up in business as a general trader but lost his store during the war. Afterwards he set up in Chinatown, Buka Passage with a branch store at Kieta. He also had a plantation and two small vessels, Anna and Chebu trading around Bougainville and the neighbouring islands.... (as per article in Pacific Islands Monthly).

71032
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - WONG YOU of Bougainville
$150.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. 38 x 29cm.

71033
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - JILIN BIN SAKAM OF COCOS-KEELING
$200.00 AUD

Dated 14.5.1950. Original unframed signed watercolour. 31.5 x 22cm.

71034
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - CHINESE GIRL II - RABAUL
$100.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed signed watercolour. 28 x 23cm.

71035
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - CHINESE GIRL OF RABAUL
$100.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed signed watercolour. 30 x 24cm.

71036
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - CHINESE MAN
$100.00 AUD

Dated 1.6.1956. Original unframed signed watercolour. 24 x 19cm.

71037
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - SISTER MARY FINBAR - Daio Village, Milne Bay
$100.00 AUD

Dated '68. Original unframed signed sketch. 38 x 28cm.

71038
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - KING OF TONGA
$100.00 AUD

1970. Original unframed watercolour and similar to one used on cover of Pacific Islands Monthly, Vol.40, No.6, June 1970. Small format: Oblong: 20 x 15.5cm.

71039
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - AH MUI OF SINGAPORE
$100.00 AUD

Dated 11.9.1946. Original unframed signed watercolour. 26.5 x 21cm.

71040
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - NAVALE (BENNY) of LOUN, RUSSELL ISLAND PAPUA NEW GUINEA
$200.00 AUD

Dated 18.11.50. Original unframed signed watercolour. 27.5 x 23.5cm.

71041
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - SEMESA GUCAKE SERUVATU OF NASIGATOKA, REWA, BSIP
$150.00 AUD

Dated 1947. Original unframed watercolour. 31.5 x 27.5cm.

71042
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - MILIKA
$150.00 AUD

Dated 1961. Original unframed signed watercolour. 35 x 26.5cm.

71043
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - RANGI KIRO, NAPUHI TRIBE, NGATIHINE Sub-tribe
$200.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. 32 x 22cm.

Maori warden, aged 34. Son Hemi, son of Hakiro, descendent of Hone Heke.

71044
HILDER, Brett
LANDSCAPE - LABUAN ISLAND, off Sabah, Malaysia
$200.00 AUD

Dated 27.7.45. Original unframed signed watercolour. 31 x 25cm.

71045
HILDER, Brett
LANDSCAPE - DRIPSTONE - CASUARINA BEACH, DARWIN
$200.00 AUD

Dated 24.8.45. Original unframed watercolour. Oblong: 25 x 31cm.

71046
HILDER, Brett
LANDSCAPE - MELVILLE BAY, GOVE PENINSULA, NORTHERN TERRITORY
$200.00 AUD

Dated 4.12.70. Original unframed signed watercolour. 35.5.x 28cm.

71047
HILDER, Brett
LANDSCAPE - WATER BUFFALOES, OUT OF DARWIN
$200.00 AUD

Dated 1974. Original unframed signed watercolour. Oblong: 25 x 38cm.

71048
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - WANDJUK MARIKA - YIRRKALA
$250.00 AUD

Dated 19.10.72. Original unframed watercolour. 34 x 25cm.

Wandjuk Marika was a well known aboriginal leader and artist.

71049
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - HATIGEVA OF GONGONGO DISTRICT
$250.00 AUD

Dated 10.3.55. Original unframed watercolour. 39 x 28cm.

Son-in-Law of Pongi, High Chief of Bellona, (but not Government Leader), with baby Winifreid. Bellona one of the southern outlier Polynesian Island of BSIP (Bristish Solomon Islands Protectorate).

71054
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - APOLO OF MANIHIKI, COOK ISLANDS
$250.00 AUD

Dated 1951. Original signed watercolour with pandanus frame. 41.5 x 29cm.

71055
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - ELIZABETH TOGIA, A'ana District, Western Samoa
$250.00 AUD

Original unframed watercolour. 38 x 26cm.

Trained as a nurse in Samoa, worked in Moresby, aged about 24.

71056
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - TEORU TAU OF VAIROA, TAHITI
$250.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed signed watercolour. 26 x 20cm.

71057
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - NAMURE
$200.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed signed watercolour. 27 x 20cm.

71058
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - ANONYMOUS
$200.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. 38 x 30 cm.

71060
HILDER, Brett
PAINTING - THE SHARK CALLERS
$250.00 AUD

Dated 1972. Original unframed watercolour. 37 x 23 cm.

An ancient fishing tradition (snaring of sharks) of the west coast of New Ireland, Papua New Guinea, first described in Abel Janszoon Tasman's Journal of April 1643.

71062
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - BRUNO KROENING
$200.00 AUD

Dated 4 Nov, 1962. Original unframed watercolour. 28 x 21cm.

71063
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - "POP" JOHNSON
$150.00 AUD

Dated 30.9.1956. Original unframed watercolour. 35 x 26cm.

71064
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - RUDOLF JANKE, RAMONDO PLANTATION, RABAUL
$150.00 AUD

Dated 11.3.70 Original unframed signed watercolour. 37 x 23cm.

Born in Queensland in 1887, the son of German immigrants. In 1905, the family left for German New Guinea as Government settlers and became plantation owners. A photocopy of an article in the Pacific Islands Monthly of June 1970, recounts his story and accompanies the portrait.

71065
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - CHARLES BERNARD DUPERTUIS
$150.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. 38 x 29cm.

Pacific Islands Monthly , March, 1954, P.78, contains an article on him. He was born in Switzerland but spent most of is life working in the New Hebrides where he worked on entomology and in particular, the parasite "pleurotropis".

71066
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - Norman K. WALLIS
$150.00 AUD

Dated 1954. Original unframed signed watercolour. 23 x18.5cm.

A timber merchant from Sydney who travelled extensively in the Western Pacific in search of suitable timber for Australia. See article in Pacific Islands Monthly, Oct.1954.

71068
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - The Very Rev. Leo. L. LEMAY, SM. STD.MA
$100.00 AUD

Dated 10.3.59 Original unframed watercolour. 27.5 x 21cm.

71069
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - JEAN MARIE AUBIN, SM, DDBA.
$200.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. 27.5 x 21cm.

Born Chateaubriand, Nantes 29.12.1882. Ordained in 1906, vows 1907, British Solomon Islands Protectorate 1908. Bishop in 1935, he was appointed Marist Vicar Apostolic of the Solomons.

71070
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - DR. JOHN GUNTHER, Port Moresby
$150.00 AUD

c. 1950's. Original unframed signed watercolour. 29 x 25cm.

Sir John Thomson Gunther (1910-1984).

71071
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - ARTHUR FREEMAN - On board M.V. "MALAITA"
$200.00 AUD

Dated 29 July 1953. Original unframed signed watercolour. 34 x 27.5cm.

Born 1873 in Reading, England. Came with his parents on the Peterborough in 1880. He spent 8 years in the goldfields of Western Australia before leaving for Fiji in 1906 with his brothers who worked for CSR. Arthur went into the banana exporting business. Later he moved with his family to Queensland, bought about 90 acres at Tomewin near Murwillumbah and started a banana plantation (see article in PIM, October 1959).

71072
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - GEORGE FORESTIER
$150.00 AUD

Dated 7.11.50. Original unframed watercolour. 25 x 18cm.

Reference in Pacific Islands Monthly of July 1952, P.67. Born in New Caledonia, worked in New Hebrides, including for Burns Philp.

71073
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - GEORGE CLARKE OF RABAUL
$100.00 AUD

Dated 9.11.56 Original unframed watercolour. 26 x 18cm.

Manager of Burns Philp, Rabaul.

71074
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - UNKNOWN
$100.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. 29.5 x 19.5cm.

Probably a portrait of John WARD of the "Tulagi" and "Bulolo". John Ward survived 50 wartime bombing and torpedo attacks, a sinking, mid-ocean collision and an epic drift on a raft.... as per the article by Alan Fitzgerland in Pacific Islands Monthly (1958).

71075
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - UNKNOWN
$100.00 AUD

Dated 17.9.46. Original unframed watercolour. 38 x 26cm.

71077
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - MICHAEL JAMES LEAHY
$250.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. 33 x 22.5cm.

71078
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - MICK LEAHY OF ZENAG
$250.00 AUD

Dated 1970. Original unframed watercolour. 30 x 20cm.

71079
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - MICK LEAHY OF ZENAG
$250.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. 32.5 x 23cm.

71080
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - EDGAR T. SHEPPARD
$150.00 AUD

Dated 18.10.45. Original unframed sketch. 32 x 25cm.

71081
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - RATU GEORGE KANDAVULEVU THAKOMBAU, O.B.E., Vunivalu of Bau
$150.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. 32.5 x 23.

71082
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - KIL
$150.00 AUD

Dated 20.3.1953. Original unframed signed watercolour. 33.5 x 27cm.

71086
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - UNKNOWN
$150.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. 39 x 28cm.

71087
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - UNKNOWN
$150.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed signed watercolour. 32 x 27cm.

71088
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - UNKNOWN
$150.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. 39 x 29cm.

71089
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - WIFE OF DR. ROWLY RICHARDS
$150.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. 35.5 x 25cm.

71090
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - UNKNOWN
$150.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. 33.5 x 28cm.

Marked: "Aged 21 on 26.2.61".

71091
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - UNKNOWN
$150.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. 36 x 27cm.

71092
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - UNKNOWN
$150.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. 38 x 28cm.

71093
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - UNKNOWN
$150.00 AUD

Dated 1961. Original unframed signed watercolour. 39 x 31cm.

71094
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - UNKNOWN
$150.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. 39 x 28cm.

71095
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - UNKNOWN
$150.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed signed watercolour. 28 x 23.5cm.

71097
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - UNKNOWN
$150.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. 39 x 27cm.

71098
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - UNKNOWN
$150.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. 28.5 x 23cm.

71099
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - UNKNOWN
$150.00 AUD

Dated 10.7.56. Original unframed watercolour. 28.5 x 23cm.

71101
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - WIFE OF CAPT. BRETT HILDER
$100.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. 28.5 x 23cm.

71102
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - WIFE OF CAPT. BRETT HILDER
$150.00 AUD

Dated 6 July 1963. Original unframed signed watercolour. Oblong: 38 x 26cm.

Looking towards land in Mbenga Passage.

71103
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - WIFE OF CAPT. BRETT HILDER
$100.00 AUD

Dated 1963. Original unframed signed watercolour. Oblong: 17 x 20cm.

Looking towards land in the moonlight of Mbenga Passage.

71104
HILDER, Brett
LANDSCAPE - CURRUMBIN VALLEY
$250.00 AUD

1969. Original unframed signed watercolour. Oblong: 29 x 37cm.

On the verso "From Arthur Freeman Lookout, Tomewin, 1969".

71106
HILDER, Brett
LANDSCAPE - THE COUGALS
$200.00 AUD

Dated 1966. Original unframed signed watercolour. Oblong: 25 x 34cm.

71107
HILDER, Brett
LANDSCAPE - THE COUGALS FROM TOMEWIN, CURRUMBIN VALLEY
$200.00 AUD

Dated 11.9.79. Original unframed signed watercolour. Oblong: 29 x 42cm.

71108
HILDER, Brett
LANDSCAPE - CURRUMBIN VALLEY
$200.00 AUD

Dated 22.4.71. Original unframed signed watercolour. Oblong: 29.5 x 39.5cm.

71109
HILDER, Brett
LANDSCAPE - LAST LIGHT, CURRUMBIN VALLEY
$200.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed signed watercolour. Oblong: 27 x 37.5cm.

71111
HILDER, Brett
LANDSCAPE - FARMHOUSE NEAR HARRISVILLE, QLD
$100.00 AUD

Dated 28.5.1965. Original unframed signed watercolour. Oblong: 22 x 29cm.

Route 15, Warwick Road.

71113
HILDER, Brett
LANDSCAPE - "AKARANA", LILYDALE, VICTORIA
$100.00 AUD

Dated 1968. Original unframed signed watercolour. Oblong: 24.5 x 35cm.

71114
HILDER, Brett
PAINTING : CAPTAIN TORRES AND CHART OF NEW GUINEA
$350.00 AUD

Dated 1979. Original framed signed watercolour. Oblong: 36.5 x 40.5cm..

Painting of Captain Torres watching as a chart of the New Guinea coastline is finished and signed by Prado in December 1606. This is the original painting used to illustrate the book by Capt. Hilder "The Voyage of Torres", but published in the article "Exploring a Hazardous Passage", of Australian Natural History, Volume 19, No. 6 (pages 178 to 181). Article included with this item.

71115
HILDER, Brett
PAINTING - THE VOYAGE OF TORRES
$350.00 AUD

Dated 1979. Original unframed signed watercolour. Oblong: 32.5 x 44cm.

This is the original painting used in his book (P.14) and on the dust jacket.

71116
HILDER, Brett
PAINTING - THE VOYAGE OF TORRES
$250.00 AUD

No date. c.1979. Original unframed watercolour. Oblong: 25 x 38cm.

This is the original painting (illustration no.63) in his book (P.158) and shows the track chart of the Quiros-Torres voyage of 1605-1607.

71117
HILDER, Brett
PAINTING - THE VOYAGE OF TORRES
$150.00 AUD

No date. c.1979. Original unframed watercolour. Oblong: 23.5 x 41cm.

Sketch chart showing details of the Western end of New Guinea and used to clarify chart of page 113 in his book.

71118
HILDER, Brett
Copy of a STEEL ENGRAVING showing Torres sighting Cape York, August 1606
$250.00 AUD

No date. c.1979. Original wooden framed reproduction of the 1888 original. Oblong: 38 x 53cm.

Reproduction of engraving commissioned by Brett Hilder and used on page 90 of his "The Voyage of Torres".

71119
HILDER, Brett
LANDSCAPE - DARADAE, NEW GUINEA
$250.00 AUD

Dated '70. Original unframed signed watercolour. Oblong: 36 x 54cm.

71122
HILDER, Brett
LANDSCAPE - CHURCH
$250.00 AUD

Dated 16.9.62. Original unframed watercolour. Oblong: 30 x 40cm.

71127
HILDER, Brett
PAINTING - EARLY DUTCH VESSEL - ARNHEM [AERNEM, 1623]
$100.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. Oblong: 26 x 37cm.

Painted during his research for the books he published.

71129
HILDER, Brett
PHOTO - M/V BULOLO
$50.00 AUD

No date. Black and white photo in a card frame. Very good. 25 x 20cm.

Photo of the Bululo of Burns Philp taken around 1963. Captain Hilder was her last captain before she was sold in 1968.

71130
HILDER, Brett
AK MARUA, built San Francisco
$100.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. 27.5 x 22cm.

Wrecked at Nonouti, Gilberts / Kiribati..

71132
HILDER, Brett
LANDSCAPE - TOMEWIN AREA
$100.00 AUD

Dated 27-3-195. Original unframed signed watercolour. Oblong: 22 - 27.5cm.

75178
PIM
PACIFIC ISLANDS MONTHLY, Volume 52, No. 6, June, 1981
$10.00 AUD

Pacific Publications. Sydney. 1981. Edited by Angus SMALES & Malcolm SALMON. 100 PP, with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft covers (Diver with a helmet, Manihiki Island). Slight ageing of paper. Near fine. 27.3 x 20.5.

Australia in PNG, 1945-75, review by Sir John Gunther of Ian Downs book "Papua New Guinea: The Australian Trusteeship 1945-75". Vanuatu: Philippe writes Paul an Open Letter (Philippe Delacroix); Obituary : Brett Hilder (1911-1981), Man of the Sea, Man of many parts.