Cityscapes (Representations)

Refers to creative works that depict settlements that may be considered cities, which are large or important communities with population, status, and internal complexity greater than most towns in the region. For creative works depicting towns, use "townscapes (representations)."

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Date: 1976 By: Thomas, Joan Elva, 1922- Ref: B-051-025 Description: Shows three old wooden cottages with verandahs (64-68 Grafton Road), in varying stages of disrepair. No. 43 of a print run of 200. Title from notes suppli...
Date: 1817 - 1890 - 1899 From: Artist unknown :[Series of engravings of Dublin]. Published by T Cadell & W Davies, London. 1817 Ref: A-127-008 Description: View of Dublin Castle and courtyard. Bedford Tower flanked by the gates of Fortitude and Justice is on the right, and the State Apartments on the left. On ve...
Date: 1950 By: MacDiarmid, Douglas Kerr, 1922-2020; Hitchings, Helen Margaret St. Clare, 1920-2002 Ref: G-443 Description: Shows painters working on the Burns Philp Building, corner of Hawkestone Street and Molesworth Street Painted with Helen Hitchings' group, experimenting wit...
Date: 1852 By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881 Ref: B-076-035-a Description: The buildings and wharves of Auckland waterfront, looking up towards St Paul's Church and Parnell A reproduction of a watercolour in the collection of Auck...
Date: 1852 From: Brees, Samuel Charles 1810-1865 :Wesleyan Mission premises, Wellington, New Zealand. [London] 1852. By: Brees, Samuel Charles, 1810?-1865; Whimper, E, active 1852; Melville, Henry, 1792-1870 Ref: B-051-018-a Description: Shows chapel, school, etc which were destroyed in the 1848 earthquake. Also shows the house of Mr William Brewer on the right, the Bank Hotel beyond that an...
Date: 1951 - 1959 From: Hill, Perry Martin, 1926-2005 :[Architectural plans. 1960-1990s] Ref: Plans-2007-030-0634 Description: An arrangement of eleven photographs looking down on Cathedral Square in all directions, probably taken from the Cathedral spire. Quantity: 1 plan(s). Phys...
Date: 1860 From: Illustrated London news :Clippings related to New Zealand [ca 1842-1890] Ref: E-106-f-010-1 Description: View of Auckland looking over a built-up area towards the city centre. Rangitoto can be seen in the far distance. Published in the Illustrated London news i...
Date: 1852 - 1853 From: Illustrated London news :Clippings related to New Zealand [ca 1842-1890] By: Hogan, Patrick Joseph, 1804-1878 Ref: E-106-f-030-1 Description: View from the end of the wharf at the foot of Queen Street, looking towards the waterfront buildings and up Queen Street, with Partington's windmill on the s...
Date: 1860 From: Illustrated London news :Clippings related to New Zealand [ca 1842-1890] Ref: E-106-f-010-3 Description: View of Auckland looking over Freeman's Bay with the embankment in the foreground. Published in the Illustrated London news in 1860 Quantity: 1 b&w art prin...
Date: 1862 From: Illustrated London news :Clippings related to New Zealand [ca 1842-1890] By: Leitch, Richard Principal, -1875 Ref: E-106-f-009-2 Description: View of Lower Rattray Street, Dunedin from an elevated position on a hill above. The Crown Hotel (Daniel White, proprietor) and the Shakespeare Hotel can be ...
Date: 1859 - 1860 From: Illustrated London news :Clippings related to New Zealand [ca 1842-1890] Ref: E-106-f-010-2 Description: View of Te Aro and Willis Street from the interesection with Boulcott and Manners streets, from a photograph taken by Mr Swan, London. The premises of Laing...
Date: 1976 Ref: Eph-E-RADIO-1976-01 Description: Poster showing an illustration of a birds-eye view of Wellington and its central city buildings, looking east towards Courtenay Place. Mt Victoria is in the ...
Date: 1976 Ref: Eph-E-RADIO-1976-02 Description: Poster showing an illustration of a birds-eye view of Auckland, Queen Street and the central city buildings, looking north towards the Harbour Bridgel. Ident...
Date: 1903 By: Vaniman, Melvin, 1866-1912 Ref: Eph-E-BUILDINGS-Auckland-1903-01 Description: Shows a panoramic view of Auckland with the wharves in the foreground, probably taken from above the end of a pier or bridge. Inscriptions: Recto - bottom c...
Nattrass, Luke 1803?-1875 :City of Wellington, New Zealand. 1841. [W. Richardson lithographer from a sketch by L. Nattrass. 2nd edition]. Wellington, McKee & Gamble [ca 1890. Section three, right-hand side]
Date: 1841 - 1890 - 1900 From: Nattrass, Luke, 1803?-1875 :City of Wellington, New Zealand. 1841. [W. Richardson lithographer from a sketch by L. Nattrass. 2nd edition]. Wellington, McKee & Gamble [ca 1890] By: McKee & Gamble (Firm); Nattrass, Luke, 1804-1875; Richardson, William, active 1842-1877 Ref: C-029-004-3 Description: Panoramic view from the sea of Wellington a year after settlement by Pakeha, showing named houses, businesses, pa and ships, drawn from on board the ship Lon...
[Abbot, Edward Immyns] d 1849 :Dunedin from Little Paisley. London. Published by Fredk J Wilson, 21 Gt Russell St, Bloomsbury [ca 1853]
Date: 1849 - 1852 - 1854 By: Abbot, Edward Immyns, 1822-1849; Wilson, Frederick J, active 1850s; Webster, Kenneth Athol, 1906-1967 Ref: B-051-014-a Description: View of Dunedin in 1849 taken from a park-like foreground area with a man, a woman, and a child admiring the view, framed by trees, with the embryo town in t...
[Brees, Samuel Charles] 1810-1865 :The bank, Wellington [Between 1842 and 1845] Engraved by Henry Melville; drawn by S C Brees [London, 1847]
Date: 1842 - 1847 From: [Brees, Samuel Charles] 1810-1865 :Pictorial Illustrations of New Zealand. Colonel Wakefield's residence Wellington, 47 ; Kai Warra Warra saw mill, 48 ; The Bank, Wellington. 49. Engraved by Henry Melville drawn by S C Brees. [London, 1847] By: Brees, Samuel Charles, 1810?-1865; Melville, Henry, 1792-1870 Ref: A-109-034 Description: Street with row of houses behind picket fence, with soldiers from barracks next door marching past, with another soldier on horseback in the street. A Maori ...
Willis, Archibald Dudingston (Firm) :City of Christchurch, N. Z. W. Potts, lith, E. Wheeler & Son, Photo. A. D. Willis lithographer, Wanganui. [1889]
Date: 1889 From: Wakefield, Edward 1845-1924 :New Zealand illustrated. The story of New Zealand and descriptions of its cities and towns by Edward Wakefield; also (by various writers) the natural wonders of New Zealand (past and present). Wanganui. A. D. Willis, 1889. By: Potts, William, 1859-1947; Edmund Wheeler & Son (Firm) Ref: PUBL-0019-09 Description: An extensive view of the city of Christchurch, taken from the balcony on the spire of Christchurch Cathedral and looking south across Cathedral Square and al...
Brees, Samuel Charles 1810-1865 :View looking down Hawkestone Street, Wellington, with Mr Brees' cottage. [1845 ?] Engraved by Henry Melville. Drawn by S C Brees. [London, 1847]
Date: 1842 - 1845 From: [Brees, Samuel Charles] 1810-1865 :Pictorial Illustrations of New Zealand. Plate 13. Pipitea Point, Wellington, 38; View looking down Hawkestone Street, Wellington with Mr Brees Cottage, 39; Wesleyan Chapel & Mission House, Wellington, 40. Engraved by Henry Melville. Drawn by S C Brees. [London, 1847] Ref: A-109-021 Description: Shows two-storied house in well-established garden, surrounded with picket fence, with hill behind to the right of the image. There is a large kahikatea tree...
[Brees, Samuel Charles] 1810-1865 :View looking down Hawkestone Street, Wellington, with Mr Brees' cottage. [Between 1843 and 1845?]
Date: 1842 - 1845 By: Brees, Samuel Charles, 1810?-1865; Webb, Esther M, active 1938-1957 Ref: B-031-021 Description: Shows a two-storied house in a well-established garden, surrounded with picket fence, with a hill behind to the right of the image. A cow and calf are beneat...