Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878

Crombie, J N, 1827-1878

Photographer, businessman. Auckland photographer, born in Scotland; came to New Zealand from Melbourne where he had worked with Meade Brothers, travelled to the Southern Provinces on the 'Zingari' 19 Sep 1856, returning to Auckland in 1858. Honourable mention in the International Exhibition, London, 1862. Active in Auckland 1854-1873. (Source: Main & Turner. "New Zealand photography from the 1840s to the present". 1993). See also DNZB (1990, Vol. 1, 1769-1869)

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Date: 1977 Ref: Eph-C-PHOTO-EXHIBITION-1977-1 Description: Includes: Historical Show: [Includes photographs by] J N Crombie, Swan and Wrigglesworth, H Webster, Kinsey, Tyree, Foy Bros, William England, Herbert Deveri...
Date: [ca 1860] From: Photographs of the Richmond family, their relatives and friends By: Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878 Ref: PA10-120 Description: Photographic portrait of Christopher William Richmond, taken by John Nicol Crombie circa 1860. Title supplied by Library. Quantity: 1 b&w original photogra...
Date: ca 1861 From: Urquhart album By: Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878 Ref: PA1-q-250-49-1 Description: Unidentified Maori man, circa 1861. He wears a suit and Maori cloak bordered with taniko (Maori weaving). He holds a taiaha (Maori weapon), and has a moko ka...
Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878 :Studio portrait of William Colenso
Date: [1858 or ca 1865] By: Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878 Ref: 1/4-003097-F Description: Studio seated portrait of William Colenso, taken 1858 or ca 1865 by John Nicol Crombie Source of title - Title supplied by Library Source of descriptive inf...
Date: 1870-1880 By: Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878; Murray-Oliver, Anthony Audrey St. Clair Murray, 1915-1986 Ref: PAColl-3169 Description: Quantity: 4 b&w original photographic print(s) in one envelope.
Date: 1860 From: Ferguson, William D (Mrs) :Photographs of the unveiling of the William Sefton Moorhouse statue at the Botanical Gardens in Christchurch, and a montage of the House of Representatives in 1860 By: Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878 Ref: PAColl-D-0217 Description: Photographic montage taken by John Nicol Crombie of all forty members of the House of Representatives in 1860 with the list of names beneath and a photograph...
Crombie, John Nichol, 1827-1878. Attributed works :Patuone. Brother of the loyal and faithful chief Tamati Waka, uncle of Pomare, who as soon as he saw my portrait immediately recognised the feature and rubbed noses with it at Tottenham. [Between 1855 and 1862].
Date: 1855 From: Strutt, William 1825-1915 :A collection of drawings in water colour ink and pencil illustrative of the scenery and early life of settlers and Maoris of New Zealand. 1855-1863. 1st series. By: Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878 Ref: E-452-f-003-2 Description: Patuone, wearing a European suit. He has shark's tooth earrings and is holding a double-barrelled rifle in his hands. His moko shows clearly in the photograp...
Date: 1855 From: Strutt, William 1825-1915 :A collection of drawings in water colour ink and pencil illustrative of the scenery and early life of settlers and Maoris of New Zealand. 1855-1863. 1st series. By: Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878 Ref: E-452-f-003 Description: Photographer may be J. N. Crombie Quantity: 2 photograph(s). Physical Description: Albumen prints with touches of hand-colouring, 198 x 147 mm each
Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878 :Tomika Te Mutu
Date: [ca June 1860] By: Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878 Ref: PA2-2893 Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Tomika Te Mutu, chief of Ngai Te Rangi, with full facial moko and wearing a blanket. Copy by an unknown photographer of an or...
Date: 1860 By: Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878 Ref: PA7-07-29 Description: Relationship complexity - Identical image at 1/1-003163 and PAColl-D-0217. Similar image, plus portraits of J Macandrew and J P Taylor, at 1/1-003859 and PA...
Date: 1860 By: Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878 Ref: PA7-40-31 Description: Inscriptions: Verso - top centre - Dr Hocken (in pencil) Relationship complexity - Identical image at 1/1-003163. Similar image, plus portraits of J Macand...
Frederick Aloysius Weld, Edward William Stafford and Christopher William Richmond
Date: [ca 1860] By: Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878 Ref: 1/2-012439-F Description: Detail from a montage of photographic portraits. The full montage depicts the 42 members of the New Zealand House of Representatives in 1860. This detail sho...
Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878 :Portrait of an unidentified man
Date: 1856-1862 By: Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878 Ref: PA2-0571 Description: Source of descriptive information - Formerly wrongly identified as Hector, James (Sir), 1834-1907. Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878 :Portrait of two officers in New Zealand Wars
Date: 1856-1862 By: Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878 Ref: PA2-0569 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878 :Photograph of building - New Zealand Insurance Company
Date: 1856-1862 By: Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878 Ref: PA2-0568 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: [1860-1900] From: Packer, Robbie: Cartes de visite By: Aldersley, Alpheus, 1849-1893; American Photographic Company (Auckland, N.Z.); Bayne, Walter Menzies, 1867-1945; Bartlett, Robert Henry, 1842-1911; Bartlett & Company (Auckland, N.Z.); Bishop, G W, active 1860s; Bowers, Henry Thomas, active 1880s; Bragge, James, 1833-1908; Carnell, Samuel, 1832-1920; Cazneau and Connolly (Firm); Clarke, William Henshaw, 1831-1910; Clarke Brothers (Firm); Clarkson, Ernest A., active 1880s; Clayton, Charles A, active 1895-1906; Cobb, Joseph, Edward, 1841?-1911; Cobb, Harriet Sophia, 1846-1929; Collie, William, 1826?-1900; Collis, William Andrews, 1853-1920; Cossgrove, Andrew Goudie, 1859-1890; Cowie, Morton, 1860-1929; Coxhead Brothers (Firm); Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878; Cuthbert, Peter, 1868?-1897; Davis & Company (Wellington, N.Z.); Davis, William Henry Whitmore, 1812-1901; De Loree, Peter P, 1820?-1899; Deveril, Herbert, 1840-1911; Excelsior Studio; Ferrier & Rock (Firm); Foy Brothers (Firm); Gibbs, William Brickell, 1844?-1898; Haigh, Rudolph, active 1878; Hanna, John Robert, 1850-1915; Hemus, Charles, 1849-1925; Hemus & Hanna (Firm); Herrmann, Richard, -1892; Huff, Frank Rufus, 1850-1920; Iles, James, active 1878; Kaiapoi Portrait Gallery; Kinsey, William Henry Scott, 1860-1931; Kirkwood, John, active 1870-1887; Lawson, Albert, 1844?-1901; Leaf, Robert, 1842-1905; Lock, Henry Thomas, active 1885-1910?; Low, J, active 1880; McEachen, John Allan, 1844?-1920; Macey, William Henry, -1931; Martin, Alfred, 1846?-1906; Martin, Charles, 1842?-1905; Monkton, Charles Henry, 1840-1890; Nicholas, Collan, 1837?-1909; Partington & Kinsey (Firm); Perkins, William Herbert, -1927; NZ Photo Company; Phillips and Pollard (Firm); Pollard, Edwin Kelah, 1855-1905; Pulman, George, 1827-1871; Price, Thomas Edward, 1863-1928; Redfern, George W, -1901; Ring, James, 1856-1939; Sargeant, Albert, active 1878-1885; Scott, John, active 1875-1879; Seymour, John, active 1856-1866; Shailer, George William, 1848-1918; Sorrell, Charles, 1855-1932; Spencer, Charles, 1854-1933; Swan, George Henry, 1833-1913; Tait Brothers (Firm); Teague, Edward, active 1867-1888; Thompson, David, 1828-1914; Vorley, Herbert Henry, 1840-1880; Webbe, Edward Francis, -1889; White, James Oliver, active 1870s; Williams, Hanwell, 1835-1911; Wrigglesworth and Binns (Firm); Zambra, Caesar Anthony, -1881 Ref: PA1-q-1289 Description: Ring binder album containing cartes de visite studio portraits of men, women, children, family groups and a few scenic views, organised by location and photo...
Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878 :Portrait of unidentified man
Date: 1856-1862 From: Ramsden, Eric :Photographs relating to Ramsden and his family and Maori subjects By: Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878 Ref: PA2-0570 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Crombie, John Nichol, 1827-1878. Attributed works :A Maori, New Zealand. [Between 1855 and 1862?]
Date: 1855 From: Strutt, William 1825-1915 :A collection of drawings in water colour ink and pencil illustrative of the scenery and early life of settlers and Maoris of New Zealand. 1855-1863. 1st series. By: Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878 Ref: E-452-f-004-1 Description: Half-length portrait of a standing Maori man wearing a European suit, covered with a tartan blanket. He has moko, a greenstone earring and is holding a doubl...
Crombie, John Nichol, 1827-1878. Attributed works :A young Maori woman, New Zealand. [Between 1855 and 1862?]
Date: 1855 From: Strutt, William 1825-1915 :A collection of drawings in water colour ink and pencil illustrative of the scenery and early life of settlers and Maoris of New Zealand. 1855-1863. 1st series. By: Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878 Ref: E-452-f-004-2 Description: Three-quarter length portrait of a standing Maori woman, a curtain on her left. She has moko, shoulder length hair and is wearing a European cotton print dr...
Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878 :Portrait of Captain John Fairchild
Date: 1856-1862 From: Commons, Jeremy Paul Axford, 1933- :Photographs of Tauranga settlers By: Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878 Ref: PA2-0567 Description: Studio portrait of Captain John Fairchild, taken ca 1860 by John Nichol Crombie of Auckland. Inscriptions: Verso - Capt Fairchild of the "Sturt" "Hinemoa" e...