[Kinder, John] 1819-1903 :The old Mission House (the Revd T. Chapman's) at the Ngae, Roturua, N[ew] Z[ealan]d. Jan[uar]y. 1858. 1858.
- Kinder, John, 1819-1903; Rodewald, Henry Marion, 1900-1988
Single storey thatched roof house, with an outbuilding behind and to the left, viewed through trees. A large exotic tree, possibly a willow is growing to the right of and close to the house.
A version of this drawing was reproduced as a lithograph in William Williams' Christianity among the New Zealanders (London, 1867). Copy held at A-256-011.
See also A-465-016 for another drawing by Kinder from the same album, of Chapman's Mission house at Maketu; purchased by the Library in 2014
This mission station was moved from Mokoia Island to Te Ngae, on the eastern side of Lake Rotorua in July 1840. The Reverend Thomas Chapman ran the station for a period then later shifted to Maketu.
Other Titles - Te Ngae
Inscriptions: Recto - bottom left - Title [in indigo ink, in the artist's hand]
Quantity: 1 drawing(s).
Physical Description: Indigo ink and wash 256 x 364 mm
Provenance: Originally in scrapbook purchased from a second-hand shop in Auckland in the 1950s by Mr Harry Rodewald of Auckland. Dismounted and sold separately with other Kinder drawings in the early 1980s.
- Access restrictions
- Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
- 1 drawing(s), Works of art, Ink drawings, Wash drawings, Indigo ink and wash 256 x 364 mm, Orientation: Horizontal image
Click to request to view this item, access digital version (if available), and see more information.
Purchasing this Item
This item is available as a high resolution download. A request to buy an image can take up to 10 working days to approve. It will depend on copyright and how the image is going to be used.
If this item has multiple pages, or is several items attached to a single record, you can use this form to order your copy.
Using this Item
You can copy this item for personal use, share it, and post it on a blog or website. It cannot be used commercially without permission, please ask us for advice. If reproducing this item, please maintain the integrity of the image (i.e. don't crop, recolour or overprint it), and ensure the following credit accompanies it: