Moonlight Bay

27 February 1954

Moonlight Bay

27 February 1954

Photo taken by my father Peter Basire ( a photographer) from his collection.The ship Caronia. He took the photo for a competition. Peter wrote : the Moonlight Bay. Place Sumner Christchurch. Yacht and boats, sunlight glistening on water. Black and white study of shadows

Creator: Peter Basire

Area: South East / Sumner

Contributor: Barbara Newcombe

Source: Entry in the 2019 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt

Reference ID: CCL-PH19-0309A

Uploaded by: CCL Photo Hunt

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