Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902

Lieutenant, Royal Engineers who was sent to Wanganui in 1846 to supervise the building of a stockade. Trained at the Royal Military Academy, Woolwich and was first commissioned in 1838. Rose to rank of Major-General and retired in 1873. Made a large collection of drawings of Hong Kong and its surroundings, New South Wales and Tasmania, and Auckland, Wellington and Wanganui. He was the brother of Rear-Admiral Richard Collinson

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Date: 1844 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-018 Description: View of a harbour with European sailing ships and distant hills. A closer view in the foreground of houses and other buildings, roads and gardens. Colour n...
Date: 1848 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-065 Description: A view from the top of steep hills above the winding Whanganui River. The name Pongakawitu no longer exists Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Description: ...
Date: 1848 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-241-017/019 Description: Items 17 & 18 form panorama entitled Wellington Harbour, N.Z. Quantity: 3 drawing(s). Physical Description: Copyflo prints of pencil sketches. Sizes vary ...
Date: 1847 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-050 Description: The Wanganui River in the foreground, a plain beyond with clumps of trees and low hills, leading to Tongariro in the background. The artist has indicated th...
Date: 1848 By: Angas, George French, 1822-1886; White, Frederick John, active 1837-1848 Ref: A-292-074 Description: The man has full moko on his face, short curly hair and an ear adornment. Beyond him are parallel fence lines, possibly indicating the two sides of a path or...
Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Martin of Otaki. Martin's wife. Tamihana of Otaki. [1846]
Date: 1846 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-033 Description: Three seated unnamed Maori seated at the top of the drawing. A group below, showing "Martin of Otaki" (Matene te Whiwhi), an unnamed seated child, "Martin's...
Date: 1849 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-036 Description: Portrait of a standing man, with European cap and clothing underneath a Maori cloak; and a seated woman wrapped in a cloak. Collinson was in Wellington in 1...
Date: 1844 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-017 Description: View of steep hills with houses and trees on left, dropping to harbour with islands on right. Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Description: Pencil on cream...
Date: 1843 - 1846 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-013 Description: View across trees and houses to a high city wall, with a road leading to an entrance portal, hills beyond. Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Description: Pe...
Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Gov[ernmen]t House Auckland 1846
Date: 1846 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-038 Description: Shows the first Government House, built 1841, with well-established gardens, including wistaria growing over pillars of verandah, a cannon mounted in the fro...