Artist unknown :Wellington, New Zealand, from Thorndon. Litho. at the N.Z. Graphic and Star Printing Works, from a photograph [1894]

Artist unknown :Wellington, New Zealand, from Thorndon. Litho. at the N.Z. Graphic and Star Printing Works, from a photograph [1894]
Date
1894
By
New Zealand Graphic and Star Printing Works; Hammond, Charles Edward Bruges, 1870-1953
Ref
A-385-023
Description
Shows a general view of Wellington from Wadestown Hill above Thorndon, looking south towards the inner harbour and Mount Victoria. There are several ships in the harbour and tied up at the wharves. The foreground shows several large houses, including the Queen Margaret College building in Hobson Street, and Thomas Turnbull's house in Grant Road, the large house in the right foreground, later the Italian Embassy. The swing bridge in Hobson Street is also shown part-way along Hobson Street on the left. Katherine Mansfield's birthplace is also in the view, two houses to the left of the swing bridge. Molesworth Street is shown running in a straight line towards the Government Buildings on the right. Other Titles - Lithographed. Charles Edward Bruges Hammond Extended Title - From the New Zealand Graphic Christmas number 1894 Possibly after a watercolour by Charles Edward Hammond, rather than from a photograph. Hammond's sketchbook, vol 3, in State Library of Victoria, includes a watercolour of this view, and Hammond writes about drawing the view in December 1893 Quantity: 1 colour art print(s). Physical Description: Chromolithograph, 210 x 308 mm.
Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
Format
1 colour art print(s), Works of art, Chromolithographs, Chromolithograph, 210 x 308 mm., Orientation: Horizontal image
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New Zealand Graphic and Star Printing Works. Artist unknown :Wellington, New Zealand, from Thorndon. Litho. at the N.Z. Graphic and Star Printing Works, from a photograph [1894]. Ref: A-385-023. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. /records/22324045

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