Conjectural works

Historical studies, Imaginary views, Recreations (Conjectural works)

Images showing how something in the past might have appeared, such as historical events, places, objects, or people. Also, pictures of the imagined future appearance of real people, places, and objects.

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Artist unknown :Missionary meeting. [1856].
Date: 1856 Ref: PUBL-0151-2-014 Description: Shows Veili, a white-haired Maori chief, placing a coin in a collection basket on a table, while Rev William Puckey and Rev Joseph Matthews look on. Veili h...
Date: 1830 - 1995 - 1839 By: Linton, William James, 1812-1898; Museum of Sydney Ref: A-307-005 Description: Shows changing sections of a dynamic scene of three sperm whales in foreground, with small rowboats negotiating waves caused by the leaping of the whales. St...
By: Gore, Ross Digby, 1904-1981; Gibbs, Jennifer Barbara (Dame), 1940- Ref: B-140-001/208 Description: Accounts of many incidents from New Zealand history, prepared as a series of illustrations for newspaper publication. The main events of New Zealand's histor...
Date: 1955 From: Acres, Avis, 1910-1994 :[61 (Sixty-one) original illustrations for "Hutu and Kawa" children's books. 1955-1957] Ref: A-425-061 Description: Illustration for page [28] of "The adventures of Hutu and Kawa". Hutu and Kawa walk in the bush each carrying one handle of a shared basket of fruits. Above...
Date: 1769 - 1833 - 1900 - 1784 By: Owens Group (Firm); Parkinson, Sydney, 1745-1771; Barnes, Frank, 1859-1941; Underwood, Frank, active 1899-1915; Sainson, Louis Auguste de, 1800-; Saint-Aulaire, Felix Achille, 1801-; Crawshaw, Lionel Townsend, 1864-1949 Ref: A-244-142/147-a Description: Contents: A war canoe of New Zealand, 1773 [sic] / Sydney Parkinson. - S.S. Hinemoa (ca. 1900) / Frank Barnes. - The Constance Craig, Auckland (ca 1900) / Fr...
Date: 1955 - 1956 From: [Mitchell, Victor Leonard William] 1925-1980 :[Studies for the Lower Hutt War Memorial Library murals. 1955-1956] By: Mitchell, Victor Leonard William, 1925-1980 Ref: B-125-049 Description: Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Description: Pencil on sheet 177 x 128 mm
Date: 1894 - 1902 By: Graphic (London, England); Leslie, George Dunlop, 1835-1921; Hemy, Charles Napier, 1841-1917; Castaigne, A, active 1900; Lucas, John Seymour, 1849-1923; Huthsteiner, Rudolf, 1855-; Hofmann, H, active 1800s; Ludlow, Henry Stephen, 1861?-; Millet, Francis Davis, 1846-1912; Alma-Tadema, Lawrence (Sir), 1836-1912; Dicksee, Margaret Isobel, active 1880-1890s; Yeames, William Frederick, 1835-1918; Hall, Sydney Prior, 1842-1881; Draper, Herbert James, 1864-1920; Leighton, Edmund Blair, 1853-1922; Craig, Frank, 1874-1918; Herkomer, Hubert von (Sir), 1849-1914; Lavrut, Louise, 1874-; Thomson, Hugh, 1860-1920; Laugee, Desire Francois, 1823-1896; Wilson, Thomas Walter, 1851-; Presants, Philip Robert, 1867-1942; Christchurch Press Company Ltd; Reynolds, Joshua (Sir), 1723-1792; Jordaens, Jacob, 1593-1678; Cooke, Arthur Claude, 1867-; Johnston, Harry Hamilton (Sir), 1858-1927; Manly, Eleanor E, active 1890s?; Pollard, James, 1792-1867; Helleu, Paul Cesar, 1859-1927; Haenen, F de, active 1890s; Giles, Geoffrey Douglas, 1857-; Thiele, Reinhold, active 1890s; Townsend, Frederick Henry, 1868-1920; Bundy, Edgar, 1862-1922; Waud, C Leighton, active 1890s; Morland, George, 1763-1804; Shepperson, Claude Alin, 1867-1921; Brangwyn, Frank, 1867-1956; Sauber, Robert, 1868-; Boyd, Alexander Stuart, 1854-1930; Fawcett, Percy Harrison, 1867-1925?; Landseer, Edwin Henry (Sir), 1802-1873; Velasquez, Diego, 1599-1660; Cleaver, Reginald, active 1890-1930; Hatherell, William, active 1870-1890; Cleveland, Francis Leslie, 1921-2014; New Zealand. Post and Telegraph Department. Wellington Social and Literary Club Ref: C-124-003/056 Description: Includes: G D Leslie "A type of female beauty"; C Napier Hemy "The home moorings"; A Castaigne "Seen through Parisian spectacles - the English as they are po...
Date: 1843 - 1820 - 1839 By: Devillier, active 1844 Ref: A-327-022 Description: Shows two women with some body tattooing, wearing skirts and engaging in pugilism, possibly somewhat ritualised as both have their right fists raised and the...
Date: 1940 - 2004 - 1955 By: Bensemann, Leo Vernon, 1912-1986; Holloway Press Ref: E-631-f Description: Includes engravings as follows: Outlandish fowl Ophelia Boy Maori Merman Dancing dwarf Ball dance Mary Bensemann Death and the woodcutter Night This portfol...
Grand Opera House, Wellington :Miss Estelle Beere's grand dance recital. [Tuesday and Wednesday, October 10th and 11th, 1922. Programme cover].
Date: 1922 Ref: Eph-A-DANCE-1922-01-cover Description: Shows a young woman, possibly a fairy, sitting on a grassy bank and watching three little fauns, one with a mask, one playing pipes, and one with cymbals. O...