Taylor, Richard, 1805-1873 :Sketchbook. 1835-1860.

Date
1835 - 1860
By
Barton, Cranleigh Harper, 1890-1975; Taylor, Richard (Rev), 1805-1873
Ref
E-296-q
Description

Rough and finished sketches of many parts of the North Island, with some of the South Island, Maori life, natural history, mission history etc.

Exhibited in 'Wide-Eyed: Early Images of New Zealand' exhibition of works by settler artists, held at the National Library of New Zealand Gallery, 18 July - 9 November 1997.

Most pages contain several small sketches

Quantity: 1 sketchbook(s) 183 pages. 1/2 green calf, marbled boards..

Physical Description: 453 ink, pencil, ink and wash, watercolour drawings and photographs in one bound volume; 30 loose pencil, ink, photographs, page sizes 320 mm.

Transfers: Loose drawings housed in separate box, adjacent to main sketchbook, under group number E-296-q-184/210 - - From Richard Taylor papers, MS-Papers-0254.

Additional description

Alternative form available: Fully photographed in colour and black & white; negative microfilm also available at Art-Micro-007.

Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Curator required
Format
1 sketchbook(s) 183 pages. 1/2 green calf, marbled boards., Works of art, Sketchbooks, 453 ink, pencil, ink and wash, watercolour drawings and photographs in one bound volume; 30 loose pencil, ink, photographs, page sizes 320 mm.
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Date: 1853 From: Taylor, Richard, 1805-1873 :Sketchbook. 1835-1860. Ref: E-296-q-029-4 Description: Shows a two-storeyed house in the background behind a low fence, with shrubs and trees. The Thames River later became known as the Waihou River. Likely to ...
Date: 1841 From: Taylor, Richard, 1805-1873 :Sketchbook. 1835-1860. Ref: E-296-q-031-1 Description: Shows a view of part of Whangaroa Harbour with the distinctive peak of St Pauls (Taratara) in the distance. Dated from another drawing on the same page of t...
Date: 1861 From: Taylor, Richard, 1805-1873 :Sketchbook. 1835-1860. Ref: E-296-q-138-2 Description: Sketch shows a small settlement near a bend in a river. The hill around which the river bends has a pole or monument mounted on top of it. Quantity: 1 drawi...
Date: 1840 - 1860 From: Taylor, Richard, 1805-1873 :Sketchbook. 1835-1860. Ref: E-296-q-125-2 Description: Shows a view looking down on a lake with a peninsula extending into it, and surrounding hills. Other Titles - Rotoaira Quantity: 1 drawing(s) in sketchbook...
Date: 1850 - 1880 From: Taylor, Richard, 1805-1873 :Sketchbook. 1835-1860. Ref: E-296-q-013-1 Description: Sketch showing a woman on the right, starting to cross a wooden bridge over a river. Quantity: 1 drawing(s) in sketchbook.. Physical Description: Pencil, i...
Date: 1849 From: Taylor, Richard, 1805-1873 :Sketchbook. 1835-1860. Ref: E-296-q-002-2 Description: Shows a view of a lake surrounded by hills. Other Titles - March Quantity: 1 drawing(s) in sketchbook.. Physical Description: Pencil and ink, 51 x 82 mm.
Date: 1844 - 1849 From: Taylor, Richard, 1805-1873 :Sketchbook. 1835-1860. Ref: E-296-q-002-6 Description: Shows a distant view of a lake with two trees in the foreground. Quantity: 1 drawing(s) in sketchbook.. Physical Description: Pencil and ink, 51 x 78 mm.
Date: 8 May 1852 From: Taylor, Richard, 1805-1873 :Sketchbook. 1835-1860. Ref: E-296-q-149-1 Description: Sketch shows a Maori pa, with Mount Taranaki in the background. Weri Weri was a large pa near Whareroa, Taranaki. Other Titles - 1852 Quantity: 1 drawing(...
Date: 1856 From: Taylor, Richard, 1805-1873 :Sketchbook. 1835-1860. Ref: E-296-q-183-1 Description: Shows a view in Sydney Harbour with a double-humped island in the middle distance. Quantity: 1 drawing(s) in sketchbook.. Physical Description: Ink drawing...
Date: 1859 From: Taylor, Richard, 1805-1873 :Sketchbook. 1835-1860. Ref: E-296-q-151-1 Description: Sketch showing a church building on a hillside, with a larger range of hills behind. Other Titles - April 2, 1859 Quantity: 1 drawing(s) in sketchbook.. P...