[Gibb, William Menzies] 1859-1931 :Te Rauparaha's fleet approaching Kaiapoi. [1829. Drawn in 1892 and redrawn in 1940]

[Gibb, William Menzies] 1859-1931 :Te Rauparaha's fleet approaching Kaiapoi. [1829. Drawn in 1892 and redrawn in 1940]
Date
1829 - 1893 - 1940
Ref
MNZ-0652-1/4
Description

A large canoe in the foreground, with a standing warrior shaking a taiaha. Another five canoes with sails, and a further five without sails in the background, approaching land.

Redrawn with additional canoes for 'Making New Zealand' published in 1940.

Originally drawn by William Menzies Gibb as an illustration to Rev. James West Stack's 'Kaiapohia; the story of a siege' (Christchurch, Whitcombe and Tombs, 1893) opposite page 33.

Quantity: 1 photograph(s).

Physical Description: Photograph of an ink drawing

Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
Format
1 photograph(s), Works of art, Photographs, Photograph of an ink drawing
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:

[Gibb, William Menzies] 1859-1931 :Te Rauparaha's fleet approaching Kaiapoi. [1829. Drawn in 1892 and redrawn in 1940]. Ref: MNZ-0652-1/4. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. /records/23197436

More information can be found in our terms of use.

Copyright

Unknown