Hodgkins, William Mathew, 1833-1898

Dunedin solicitor and artist. Born Liverpool, educated partly at Staveley School, Derbyshire. Became a clerk. Arrived in Melbourne in January 1860, and in Dunedin in 1861 as a solicitor's clerk. Married Rachel Owens Parker in 1865 and was father of artists Frances Hodgkins and Isabel Field. Also father of William, Percy, Gilbert and Frank Hodgkins. See DNZB (Vol 2, 1870-1900, p. 223. See also Entwisle, Peter. William Mathew Hodgkins and his circle. (Dunedin, Dunedin Public Art Gallery, 1984), p. 25-62)

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Date: 1894 From: [Hodgkins, William Mathew] 1833-1898 :[Sketchbook, 1893, 1894] By: Hodgkins, William Mathew, 1833-1898 Ref: E-495-q-003 Description: Fishing boats at various distances Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Description: Pencil across 2 pages, page size 150 x 220 mm.
Date: 1875 From: Hodgkins, William Mathew 1833-1898 :[Collection of sketches] ca 1860-ca 1895 By: Hodgkins, William Mathew, 1833-1898 Ref: A-182-107 Description: Storm clouds over Preservation Inlet Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Watercolour, 170 x 350 mm
Date: 1875 From: Hodgkins, William Mathew 1833-1898 :[Collection of sketches] ca 1860-ca 1895 By: Hodgkins, William Mathew, 1833-1898 Ref: A-182-106 Description: The headlands of Preservation Inlet viewed from the sea Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Watercolour, 110 x 170 mm
Date: 1870 - 1879 From: Hodgkins, William Mathew 1833-1898 :[Collection of sketches] ca 1860-ca 1895 By: Hodgkins, William Mathew, 1833-1898 Ref: A-182-105 Description: The rugged coastline viewed from the sea Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Watercolour, 70 x 230 mm
By: Hodgkins, William Mathew, 1833-1898 Ref: B-066-008 Description: A child walking on a path near low bush and trees, with hills in the background. Likely to be at Melrose, Dunedin, where the family was living at Cranmore Lo...
Date: 1880 - 1888 From: Hodgkins, William Mathew 1833-1898 :[Collection of sketches] ca 1860-ca 1895 By: Hodgkins, William Mathew, 1833-1898 Ref: A-182-100 Description: The inside of Thompson Sound with steep mountains on both sides Other Titles - Thompson Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Watercolour, 110...
Date: 1872 - 1878 By: Hodgkins, William Mathew, 1833-1898 Ref: E-032-2 Description: Australian views are towards the back of the volume, interspersed with views of travel between Australia and New Zealand; Otago views are towards the front, ...
From: [Hodgkins, William Mathew] 1833-1898 :[Sketchbook, one sketch dated 1875] By: Hodgkins, William Mathew, 1833-1898 Ref: E-014-q-2-004/005 Description: An extensive view of the sheer peaks surrounding Milford Sound. Includes colour notes Inscriptions: Recto - bottom left - Milford Sound from the Head; Recto...
Date: 1880 - 1888 From: Hodgkins, William Mathew 1833-1898 :[Collection of sketches] ca 1860-ca 1895 By: Hodgkins, William Mathew, 1833-1898 Ref: A-182-094 Description: A waterfall among sheer mountains Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Watercolour, 170 x 135 mm
Date: 1880 - 1888 From: Hodgkins, William Mathew 1833-1898 :[Collection of sketches] ca 1860-ca 1895 By: Hodgkins, William Mathew, 1833-1898 Ref: A-182-092 Description: A general view of Milford Sound with Mitre Peak in the centre Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Watercolour, 147 x 207 mm
Date: 1866 - 1855 From: [Hodgkins, William Mathew] 1833-1898 :[Five sketchbooks with views of Dunedin and district and manuscript notes] By: Robertson, Thomas (Capt), 1819-1873; Hodgkins, William Mathew, 1833-1898 Ref: E-017-4-007 Description: View from outside the sound, looking in towards the surrounding mountains, with the Alhambra moored just inside the entrance Thomas Robertson was likely to ...
Date: 1877 By: Hodgkins, William Mathew, 1833-1898 Ref: C-064-025 Description: A panoramic view of Milford Sound with Mitre Peak in the centre, viewed from near the present wharf Field-Hodgkins Collection, 1967 Quantity: 1 drawing(s)....
Date: 1877 From: Hodgkins, William Mathew 1833-1898 :[Collection of sketches] ca 1860-ca 1895 By: Hodgkins, William Mathew, 1833-1898; Field family Ref: C-110-009 Description: Shows a narrow stretch of a sound between steep hillsides, probably the Narrows in Milford Sound Inscriptions: Verso - lower centre 'Milford Sound' in penci...
By: Hodgkins, William Mathew, 1833-1898; Field, George Alexander Hughes, 1905-1992 Ref: A-151-012 Description: View from the foreshore, looking towards Mitre Peak crossed by rays of sunlight. Shows a steamer in the sound Supplied title. Unfinished Attribution: ma...
By: Hodgkins, William Mathew, 1833-1898 Ref: E-017-1/5 Description: Quantity: 5 sketchbook(s). Physical Description: Sketchbooks, sizes vary
Date: 1865 - 1867 By: Hodgkins, William Mathew, 1833-1898; McCormick, Eric Hall (Dr), 1906-1995 Ref: E-511 Description: Contains views : From our old home, Royal Terrace 1867; The mouth of the Taieri 25/12/65; Taieri Plain looking east; [bush scene - sketch]; Waihola & Waipori...
Date: 1865 - 1867 From: Hodgkins, William Mathew 1833-1898 :[Sketchbook. 1865-1867]. By: Hodgkins, William Mathew, 1833-1898; McCormick, Eric Hall (Dr), 1906-1995 Ref: E-511-026 Description: Shows misty wet scene in shades of blue, including Mitre Peak? Quantity: 1 watercolour(s) in sketchbook.. 6.20 Linear Metres. Physical Description: Waterco...
Date: 1860 - 1895 By: Hodgkins, William Mathew, 1833-1898 Ref: A-213-025/094 Description: Chiefly landscapes of South Island scenes No 71 returned to Field family in 1970s Inscriptions: Some signed W.M.H ; W. Hodgkins Quantity: 74 watercolour(s...
Date: 1865 - 1896 By: Hodgkins, William Mathew, 1833-1898; Pharazyn, Eleanor May, 1896-1986 Ref: E-147 Description: Includes sketches in courtrooms, lectures, concerts; other portraits; landscapes; Mark Twain at Dunedin; Stewart Island trip; gold escort waggon Body of ske...
Hodgkins, William Mathew, 1833-1898 :The Mitre, Milford Sound. [1870s or 1880s]
Date: 1870 - 1889 From: Hodgkins, William Mathew 1833-1898 :[Collection of sketches] ca 1860-ca 1895 By: Hodgkins, William Mathew, 1833-1898 Ref: A-182-091 Description: View looking towards Mitre Peak, Milford Sound Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Watercolour, 185 x 300 mm