Garden filled with carved figures and busts at "Rose Cottage", Moroa, near Greytown.

Garden filled with carved figures and busts at "Rose Cottage", Moroa, near Greytown.
Date
Circa 1924
Ref
APG-1278-1/2-G
Description

View of the garden of "Rose Cottage" on what is now known as Moroa Road, Greytown. The original owner, George Wakelin (1824-1907), carved many statues of animals and busts of historical and local personalities which he placed in his garden. Visible in this image are lifesize sculptures of a horse, a dog and a lion, and several busts. Photograph taken by Albert Percy Godber circa 1924.

Original print in Godber Album Vol 109, p 193 (PA1-q-102)

Inscriptions: Album page - An ornamented garden, Morrison's Bush.

Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).

Physical Description: Dry plate glass negative 6.5 x 4.75 inches

Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
Format
1 b&w original negative(s), Negatives, Dry plate glass negative 6.5 x 4.75 inches, Orientation: Horizontal image
See original record

Click to request to view this item, access digital version (if available), and see more information.

Usage

Purchasing this Item

This item is available as a high resolution download. A request to buy an image can take up to 10 working days to approve. It will depend on copyright and how the image is going to be used.

If this item has multiple pages, or is several items attached to a single record, you can use this form to order your copy.

Using this Item

You can copy this item for personal use, share it, and post it on a blog or website. It cannot be used commercially without permission, please ask us for advice. If reproducing this item, please maintain the integrity of the image (i.e. don't crop, recolour or overprint it), and ensure the following credit accompanies it:

Garden filled with carved figures and busts at "Rose Cottage", Moroa, near Greytown.. Ref: APG-1278-1/2-G. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. /records/22732281

More information can be found in our terms of use.

Copyright

Unknown