Hurt, Theodore Octavius fl 1860-1871 :Hokitika, Westland, N.Z. [1865].

Hurt, Theodore Octavius fl 1860-1871 :Hokitika, Westland, N.Z. [1865].
Date
1864 - 1866
Ref
E-501-f-002
Description

Shows two men in the centre foreground, one sitting against a fallen tree trunk, one crouched with hand to face. Behind them, at right a man raises an axe to cut a tree trunk, a fuel-gatherer carries a bundle of greenery and wood, and a man accompanies two pack-donkeys at left. Two men attend to a cooking-fire. In the background is a row of tents, shacks, a washing-line and a general store. In the right distance, masts of two sailing ships are visible in the port.

Date assigned with reference to dated picture of Hokitika Beach by same artist.

Inscriptions: Recto - beneath image - (On separate label): [Title].

Quantity: 1 watercolour(s) in sketchbook..

Physical Description: Watercolour, 177 x 240 mm. (rectangular with rounded corners).

Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
Part of
Hurt, Theodore Octavius, 1839-1932 :[New Zealand views; sketchbook. 1865-1869]. / Hurt, Theodore Octavius, 1839-1932 :[New Zealand views; sketchbook. 1865-1869].
Format
1 watercolour(s) in sketchbook., Works of art, Watercolours, Watercolour, 177 x 240 mm. (rectangular with rounded corners)., Orientation: Oval image, horizontal
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