Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948

Moore, R P, 1881-1948

Panoramic photographer. Born Christchurch, the son of Charles Moore, draper, and Annie Jane Moore. During World War I he was a travelling photographer in Queensland. In 1919 he had a studio at 379 Kent Street, Sydney, and his earliest panoramic photographs date from this time. From 1923 to 1931 he operated from a studio at 88 Manners Street, Wellington, specialising in panoramic photographs made with a cirkut camera. During the 1930s and 1940s he lived at different times in Australia and New Zealand. From 1936 to 1941 he was in partnership with James Thompson in the Panora studio in Rotorua. Husband of Celia Mary Moore (née Johnston, married circa 1914). He died in Sydney. His widow married Henry Sutcliffe in 1954.

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Date: 1923 From: Panoramic photographs of New Zealand taken by R P Moore By: Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948 Ref: PA6-072 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: 1927 From: Various photographers :Prints from panorama negatives By: Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948 Ref: PA6-323 Description: Inscriptions: Photographer's title on negative - bottom right - includes "No. 393" Arrangement: Original negative housed at P16 Quantity: 1 b&w original ph...
Date: 1923-1928 From: Panoramic photographs of New Zealand taken by R P Moore By: Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948 Ref: PA6-132 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: 1924 -1928 From: Panoramic photographs of New Zealand taken by R P Moore By: Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948 Ref: PA6-006 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: 1924 By: Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948 Ref: PA6-038 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: 1920s By: Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948 Ref: 1/2-032295-F Description: View of Milford Sound with the Bowen Falls on the right. Photographed by R P Moore some time between 1922 and 1930 PA6-229 is the same image Quantity: 1 b...
Alexander Turnbull Library :Taking a wider view; photographic panoramas from the studio of R P Moore, from the collections of the Photographic Archive, Alexander Turnbull Library. National Library Gallery, 17 November 1995 to 18 February 1996.
Date: 1995 - 1996 Ref: Eph-E-TURNBULL-1995-01 Description: Poster advertising an exhibition at the National Library Gallery shows a reproduction of photographer R P Moore's panoramic view of Arthur Valley, Mitre Peak...
Date: 1987 Ref: Eph-D-PHOTO-EXHIBITION-1987 Description: Includes: Margaret Dawson. "Marg. N.L. Persona". Dowse Art Gallery, Lower Hutt, 31 October - 29 November 1987; Brooke Gifford Gallery Christchurch, 7-25 Marc...
Milford Sound, New Zealand, (Bowen Falls on right)
Date: 1923-1928 From: Panoramic photographs of New Zealand taken by R P Moore By: Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948 Ref: PA6-229 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: 1923-1928 From: Panoramic photographs of New Zealand taken by R P Moore By: Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948 Ref: PA6-217 Description: See Pan-0637-F for the negative. Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Maori welcome to the Duke and Duchess of York at Rotorua
Date: 28 February 1927 From: Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948 :Panoramic photographs of New Zealand By: Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948 Ref: Pan-0065-F Description: Maori welcome to the Duke and Duchess of York at Rotorua, taken by R P Moore, 1927 Inscriptions: Photographer's title on negative - "Maoris welcome to T.R.H...
Reefton, West Coast, New Zealand, 1924
Date: 1924 From: Panoramic photographs of New Zealand taken by R P Moore By: Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948 Ref: PA6-093 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: 1924 From: Panoramic photographs of New Zealand taken by R P Moore By: Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948 Ref: PA6-222 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: 1923-1928 From: Panoramic photographs of New Zealand taken by R P Moore By: Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948 Ref: PA6-113 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: 1923-1928 From: Janes, J (Mrs) : Panoramic photographs By: Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948 Ref: PA6-530 Description: Name of photographer established by comparison with PA6-113 (print from same negative). Arrangement: From unprocessed panoramas box 1 (2W106 unpr coll 190) ...
Date: 1923 From: Panoramic photographs of New Zealand taken by R P Moore By: Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948 Ref: PA6-024 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: 1930 From: Various photographers :Prints from panorama negatives By: Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948 Ref: PA6-355 Description: Panoramic photograph taken by Robert Percy Moore Arrangement: Original negative housed at P46 Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s). Physical Des...
Date: 1926 From: Panoramic photographs of New Zealand taken by R P Moore By: Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948 Ref: PA6-127 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: 1924 From: Panoramic photographs of New Zealand taken by R P Moore By: Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948 Ref: PA6-080 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: 1923-1928 From: Panoramic photographs of New Zealand taken by R P Moore By: Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948 Ref: PA6-068 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).