Wood engravings

Relief prints made from wood blocks incised on the end grain.

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Date: 1866 Ref: PUBL-0145-adv-002 Description: An arrangement of text with a vignette of the street frontage of a two storeyed hotel. Extended Title - In Harnett & Co's West Coast gold fields directory 1...
Date: 1869 From: Pope, James Henry 1837-1913 :Scrap book [1860s] By: Winston, Charles Edward, 1825-1893 Ref: E-043-q-083-2 Description: Shows a large double storey building in classical style with Ionic columns at the front. Inscriptions: Recto - beneath image - Title The Sandhurst Mechanic...
Date: 1867 By: Tomahawk (Periodical) Ref: B-093-008 Description: Shows an Indian chief of North America addressing a group of English soldiers and civilians. The chief stands in front of a teepee and a peace pipe is in fro...
Date: 1860 - 1869 From: Pope, James Henry 1837-1913 :Scrap book [1860s] By: Harrison, W H, active 1860s Ref: E-043-q-017 Description: Engraving showing buildings on the banks of the river and a ferry attached to ropes to enable passengers to pull themselves between the two banks Extended T...
Date: 1869 From: Pope, James Henry 1837-1913 :Scrap book [1860s] By: Harrison, W H, active 1860s Ref: E-043-q-051 Description: Engraving showing Eagle Hawk Neck on Tasman Peninsula; man herding cattle in the foreground; harbour with sailing boats at anchor near the wharf Unidentifie...
Date: 1869 From: Pope, James Henry 1837-1913 :Scrap book [1860s] By: Cooke, Albert Charles, 1836-1902; Harrison, W H, active 1860s Ref: E-043-q-020 Description: Shows a wooden bridge across the River Avon Inscriptions: Recto - beneath image - Title Quantity: 1 b&w art print(s) stuck to page of scrapbook.. Physical...
Date: 1869 From: Pope, James Henry 1837-1913 :Scrap book [1860s] By: Cooke, Albert Charles, 1836-1902; Harrison, W H, active 1860s Ref: E-043-q-061 Description: Shows a bay in northern Tasmania with men pulling ashore a cable from a ship anchored close to the shore. On the headland to the left is a lighthouse, possib...
Date: 1869 From: Pope, James Henry 1837-1913 :Scrap book [1860s] Ref: E-043-q-162 Description: The wood engraving (top left) is entitled `St Simon's Church, Jersey'. and shows the interior of the church looking towards the altar. The wood engraving (to...
Date: 1911 - 1919 From: [Collier, Edith Marion] 1885-1964 :[Houses in Kent and Cotswolds. ca 1910] Ref: A-159-016 Description: Shows a house behind two conical-roofed storage barns? From woodblock left in the artist's studio Quantity: 1 b&w art print(s). Physical Description: Wood...
Date: 1869 From: Various artists :[Eight engravings from the "Penny illustrated paper", 7 November 1868 - 6 February 1869] Ref: A-423-003-1 Description: Top left illustration on page shows a half-length portrait of an African witch-doctor smoking a pipe which he holds to his lips with his left hand. He wears ...
Date: 1911 - 1919 From: [Collier, Edith Marion] 1885-1964 :[Houses in Kent and Cotswolds. ca 1910] Ref: A-159-021 Description: Shows two houses, one on either side of a curve in the road. From woodblock left in the artist's studio Quantity: 1 b&w art print(s). Physical Description...
Date: 1880 By: Cooke, Albert Charles, 1836-1902; Calvert, Samuel, 1828-1913; Australasian sketcher (Newspaper) Ref: D-002-019 Description: Birds eye view of Melbourne Extended Title - Supplement to: The Australasian Sketcher, October 9, 1880. Quantity: 1 b&w art print(s). Physical Description...
Date: 1844 From: [Various artists] :[Costume plates of Oceania] Torino [Turin] ; Fontana, 1844 By: Arago, Jacques Etienne Victor, 1790-1854; Choris, Louis Andrevitch, 1795-1828; Doms, active 1840s Ref: A-119-012 Description: A head and shoulders portrait Queen Kaonoe, shown as a young bare-breasted woman wearing a headdress, necklace and tattoos. Images may be based on an origin...
Date: 1911 - 1919 From: [Collier, Edith Marion] 1885-1964 :[Houses in Kent and Cotswolds. ca 1910] Ref: A-159-017 Description: Shows several houses in the corner of a cobbled area. A man stands at the door of one of the houses and a woman stands in the left foreground. From woodbloc...
Date: 1851 From: Illustrated London News :[Scrapbook of clippings relating to New Zealand 1860s] By: Illustrated London news (Newspaper) Ref: E-372-f-035-2 Description: View looking down on a small settlement on the banks of the Mokau River. There is a small island in the river close to where the dwellings are situated. Art...
Date: 1848 By: Punch (London, England) Ref: J-065-004 Description: Two contrasting scenes. On the left ("Here". i.e England), a vagrant family of parents and four barefooted ragged children, standing outside a building, with...
Date: 1827 - 1847 From: [Various artists] :[Costume plates of Oceania] Torino [Turin] ; Fontana, 1844 By: Sainson, Louis Auguste de, 1800-; Mercier, active 1840s; Thomson, John Mansfield, 1926-1999 Ref: A-119-025/026 Description: Shows head and shoulders profiles of 2 Maori men, tattooed and with topknots. Wahlen's book is an Italian translation of his "Moeurs, usages et coutumes de ...
Date: 1871 By: Illustrated Australian news (Newspaper); Bruce, R, active 1871 Ref: D-002-020 Description: Shows and names buildings and places Key to : D-001-002/ Melbourne.... 1871 Extended Title - Supplement to: the Illustrated Australian News. October, 1871 ...
Artist unknown :An impending catastrophe! 1865.
By: Punch in Canterbury (Periodical) Ref: MNZ-0037-1/4 Description: Three men in a cart drawn by a donkey on the Rakaia railway. A train is approaching from behind them, as they pass a notice about trespassers. One man is po...
Date: 1869 From: Various artists :[Eight engravings from the "Penny illustrated paper", 7 November 1868 - 6 February 1869] Ref: A-423-003-2 Description: Top right illustration on page shows a kimono-clad man cutting the hair of a man who kneels at a low table on which two large bowls are place. Quantity: 1 b...