Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881

Artist, draughtsman, surveyor, explorer, soldier, public servant, Member of Parliament. Arrived in New Zealand 1839 as draughtsman for the New Zealand Company. Awarded the Victoria Cross for actions during the New Zealand Wars in 1864. See Dictionary of New Zealand Biography / Scholefield Vol 1 p 313, and DNZB Vol 1, pp 181-183.

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Date: 1853 - 1858 By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881 Ref: A-144-006 Description: A view of the north side of St Paul's Church, Parnell, a Gothic revival building. There is a large fenced grave in the left foreground Copy of an ink drawin...
Date: 1852 By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881 Ref: B-076-035-a Description: The buildings and wharves of Auckland waterfront, looking up towards St Paul's Church and Parnell A reproduction of a watercolour in the collection of Auck...
Date: 1852 - 1853 From: Illustrated London news :Clippings related to New Zealand [ca 1842-1890] By: Illustrated London news (Newspaper); Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881 Ref: E-106-f-049-1 Description: Looking down from above onto a bustling scene with huts, tents and other temporary shelters, canoes drawn up on the beach and many Maori and Pakeha, with bot...
Date: 1843 From: Illustrated London news :Clippings related to New Zealand [ca 1842-1890] By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881 Ref: E-106-f-047-1 Description: Shows ornately carved frontage of storehouse on two poles, with notched climbing pole for access. In left background sit a Maori man and women with cooking p...
Date: 1841 - 1843 From: Illustrated London news :Clippings related to New Zealand [ca 1842-1890] By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881 Ref: E-106-f-047-3 Description: View from Clay Point hill above the junction of modern Willis St and Lambton Quay. The beach in the foreground is lower Willis Street, while upper Willis Str...
Date: 1852 - 1853 From: Illustrated London news :Clippings related to New Zealand [ca 1842-1890] By: Illustrated London news (Newspaper); Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881; Evans, Edmund, 1826-1905 Ref: E-106-f-049-2 Description: Scene showing five miners working on a stream bed cradling with a `long Tom', a cradle and shovels. There are low banks behind the men covered with dense nat...
Date: 1975 - 1979 Ref: Eph-D-GRAPHIC-ARTS-1975/1979 Description: Includes posters for: Art in the Mail; international exhibition of art-as-postal-activity, on the South Pacific tour: Australian leg. Organized by the Manawa...
Date: 1970 - 1979 Ref: Eph-D-BOOK-1970/1979 Description: Includes: 1971: Out now! Bullshit & jellybeans. Tim Shadbolt The veteran years of New Zealand motoring, by Pam Maclean & Brian Joyce. AH & AW Reed. price $4....
Date: 1962 - 1979 Ref: Eph-C-TURNBULL-1962/1979 Description: Includes: An Exhibition of English Children's Books in the 18th & 19th Century; Arranged by the British Council. Alexander Turnbull Library, 6 November to ...
Date: 1985 - 1990 Ref: Eph-D-TURNBULL-1985/1989 Description: Includes: 1985: Pictures to Post: The Turnbull library prints. Poster sponsored by the New Zealand Post office. (2 copies) 1987: Points of View: Works from...
Illustrated London news :Conference of Lieutenant-Governor Wynyard and native chiefs in Coromandel Harbour. The New Zealand Gold Field. [after Charles Heaphy]. London, 1853.
Date: 1852 - 1853 By: Illustrated London news (Newspaper); Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881 Ref: PUBL-0033-1853-465 Description: Looking down from above onto a bustling scene with huts, tents and other temporary shelters, canoes drawn up on the beach and many Maori and Pakeha, with bot...
[Heaphy, Charles] 1820-1881 :[Castle Rock and Coromandel Harbour. 1852?]
Date: 1852 - 1853 By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881 Ref: B-043-023 Description: Shows five canoes, four with sails, in a curved bay of the harbour. In the middle distance is a small cliffed island, and in the background are hills, one wi...
[Heaphy, Charles] 1820-1881 :Naval attack at Rangiriri [1863]
Date: 1863 By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881 Ref: A-145-004 Description: Shows Royal Navy storming party in earthworks, Rangiriri Pa (Waikato/Tauranga War, 1863-4). Inscriptions: Recto - bottom right - [Title] Quantity: 1 drawi...
Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881 :A native woman making the kaitaka. 1848.
Date: 1848 By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881 Ref: C-025-025 Description: Pencil and watercolour drawing shows a young Maori woman seated on the ground in front of a decorated whare, with carved tekoteko figure and painted maihi (b...
[Heaphy, Charles] 1820-1881 :A sawyer's clearing in a forest of kauri (commonly called cowdie) trees on the banks of the Kaipara River. Day & Haghe. London, Smith, Elder [1845]
Date: 1839 From: Wakefield, Edward Jerningham 1820-1879 :Illustrations to "Adventure in New Zealand". Lithographed from original drawings taken on the spot by Mrs Wicksteed, Miss King, Mrs Fox, Mr John Saxton, Mr Charles Heaphy, Mr S. C. Brees and Captain W. Mein Smith. London, Smith Elder & Co, 1845. By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881 Ref: PUBL-0011-03 Description: A clearing amidst the elevated trunks of kauri. Sawn trunks and a hut in the background with another hut in the middle ground and five men with a lever and ...
Heaphy, Charles 1820-1881 :View in the Nelson district; Mt. Arthur in the distance no. 6 [1841]
Date: 1841 - 1842 By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881; Turnbull, Alexander Horsburgh, 1868-1918 Ref: C-025-005 Description: Shows a plain, either in the Waimea area, or more probably in the Motueka Valley, with the Motueka River passing through it. There are felled trees in the fo...
Heaphy, Charles 1820-1881 :The crater of Rangitoto Island, 960 ft. high. no. 1 [1850s?]
Date: 1849 - 1860 By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881; Robertson, Amy, active 1915-1922 Ref: C-025-001 Description: Two European men, a Maori man, a dog, and a theodolite in front of the conical crater of Auckland Harbour's dormant volcanic island Rangitoto. Ferns and two ...
Heaphy, Charles 1820-1881 :The anchorage at Massacre Bay. Aorere mountains in the distance. [1843]
Date: 1843 By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881; Fuller, Alfred Walter Francis, 1882-1961; Grahame, Anne, -1869 Ref: B-043-005 Description: Shows several sailing ships in the bay (Tata Beach) seen from high up, with two outlying islands (Tata Islands) in the middle distance. Several Maori craft a...
[Brees, Samuel Charles] 1810-1865 :The beach at Te Aro [Engraved by Henry Melville] drawn by S C Brees. [1847]
Date: 1842 - 1847 From: Brees, Samuel Charles, 1810-1865 :Pictorial Illustrations of New Zealand. Plate 21. No. 62. The Scotch Kirk, Wellington; No. 63 Messrs Clifford's & Vavasour's clearing (Skipwith's) Parerua Bush. ; No. 64. The beach at Te Aro. Drawn by S C Brees. Engraved by Henry Melville. [London, 1847] By: Brees, Samuel Charles, 1810?-1865 Ref: A-109-037 Description: View looking along the beach from the Te Aro Pa area (modern Taranaki St/Manners St intersection) with Maori canoes in the foreground, towards Clay Point, s...
Date: 1881-1901 From: Mackay, Alexander, 1833-1909 : Maori land papers Ref: MS-Papers-2089-1 Description: Contains detailed whakapapa tables of the Ngati Toa tribe, with cross links into Te Ati Awa, relating to the purchase of the top of the South Island by the C...