Darroch, Duncan, 1888-1967

New Zealand artist, sailor, mountain ranger. Born Milton, Otago. Studied at Canterbury School of Art, ca 1922. Worked as a farrier for the Mt Cook Company ca 1915. On the staff of The Hermitage, Mt Cook National Park from 1928, and appointed Ranger at Mt Cook, 1932, Honorary Ranger, 1954. Author and illustrator of a book, Charm of Mount Cook, New Zealand (1934). Exhibited with the New Zealand Academy of Fine Arts, 1927-1963. Died Oamaru Public Hospital 4 December 1967. His work is held by Dunedin Public Art Gallery, the Aighantighe Gallery, Timaru, the Hocken Library, Dunedin and in numerous private collections.

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Date: [ca December 1936 - January 1937] From: Salmon, Albert Armitage, 1899-1982: Photographs taken on a trip to New Zealand Ref: PAColl-10262-2 Description: Mounted images with annotations from Albert Armitage Salmon's 1936-1937 trip to New Zealand. The images follow the route of Salmon and his companions' travel...
Date: 1990 From: [Calendars for the year 1990, of approximately A3 size. 1989]. By: Darroch, Duncan, 1888-1967; Gibb, John, 1831-1909; Jackson, Gainor, 1893-1975; Robertson, Thomas (Capt), 1819-1873; Wellington Harbour Board. Maritime Museum; Wilkinson, Norman, 1878-1971; Wynn, Colin C, active 1970s-1980s Ref: Eph-C-CALENDAR-1990-01 Description: Calendar of six openings shows reproduction of marine paintings: January-February: "Port Chalmers" by T Robertson, 1866. March-April: "Lambton Harbour" by Jo...
Date: 1969 By: Darroch, Duncan, 1888-1967; McGregor Wright Gallery Ref: ArtEph-1969-D-02 Description: Catalogue of 120 works for sale. Brief biography of the artist, on back page. Physical Description: Letterpress on blue card, folded in three, 190 x 140 mm
Date: 1969 By: Darroch, Duncan, 1888-1967 Ref: ArtEph-1969-D-03 Description: Catalogue of 96 works for sale, 3 paintings lent by Dunedin Public Art Gallery, 7 by Aighantighe Art Gallery, Timaru, 6 by Hocken Library, Dunedin, and a fur...
Date: 1969 By: Darroch, Duncan, 1888-1967; McGregor Wright Gallery Ref: ArtEph-1969-D-01 Description: Catalogue of 120 paintings for sale. Brief biographical note on back page Quantity: 1 printed brochure. Physical Description: Letterpress on blue card, fol...
Date: 1935 By: New Zealand Railways. Publicity Branch; Coulls, Somerville, Wilkie Ltd Ref: Eph-A-TOURISM-Fox-1935-01 Description: Booklet promoting the Fox Glacier area as a tourist destination. The front cover shows a painting of the Fox Glacier Hotel, by Duncan Darroch. Inside are te...
Date: [Between 1910s and 1930s] From: Pascoe, John Dobree, 1908-1972 :Photographic albums, prints and negatives By: Adamson, Jack, 1866-1951; Beken, Charles Albert, 1859-1944; Cain, Conrad, active 1910s; Kent, T R, active 1930s; Lysons, Markham Carthew, 1907-1944; Mitchell, John Wesley, 1884-1954; Nanson, Gerald Leighton, 1907?-; Odell, Robert Sidney, 1908-1992; Pascoe, Arnold Paul, 1908-1976; Porter, Harold Edward Lionel, 1886-1973; Radcliffe, Frederick George, 1863-1923; Snowden, Andrew Craig, 1897-1981; Syme, Roderick, 1900-1994; Teichelmann, Ebenezer (Dr), 1859-1938; Thompson, A F, active 1939 Ref: PA1-o-410 Description: Photographs taken by John Dobree Pascoe and others, in the Southern Alps, particularly Canterbury region. They include groups of mountaineers; routes travers...
New Zealand Academy of Fine Arts autumn exhibition
Date: 1950-1950 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 114/143/05-G Description: Photograph of a painting Pamir in Auckland Harbour by Duncan Darroch at the New Zealand Academy of Fine Arts autumn exhibition in Wellington. Photograph take...
Date: 1964-1966 From: Pascoe, John Dobree, 1908-1972 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-8179-75 Description: Letters to mountain people, mostly general correspondence (1964-1966); most correspondents identified and entered in the Name field. Also includes letters to...
Date: [n d] From: Royal Forest and Bird Protection Society of New Zealand Inc: Records Ref: MS-Papers-0444-868 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).