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: 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...
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...
Brees, Samuel Charles, 1810-1865 :Church of England, Wellington [Between 1844 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. London, John Williams and Co., Library of Arts, 141, Strand, 1847. By: Brees, Samuel Charles, 1810?-1865; Melville, Henry, 1792-1870 Ref: PUBL-0020-08-1 Description: Shows parishioners approaching the church building in centre, along a path leading from the right foreground. The house of Colonel Wakefield is at the right ...
[Brees, Samuel Charles] 1810-1865 :The Scotch kirk, Wellington [1844 or 45]. Drawn by S C Brees. Engraved by Henry Melville. [London, 1847]
Date: 1847 - 1844 - 1845 From: Brees, Samuel Charles, 1810-1865 :Pictorial Illustrations of New Zealand. Plate 21. No. 62. The Scotch Kirk, Wellington; No. 63 Messrs Clifford's & Vavasour's clearing (Skipwith's) Parerua Bush. ; No. 64. The beach at Te Aro. Drawn by S C Brees. Engraved by Henry Melville. [London, 1847] By: Brees, Samuel Charles, 1810?-1865; Melville, Henry, 1792-1870 Ref: A-109-035 Description: Sea on the left, beach (modern Lambton Quay, near Clay Point, the junction of Lambton Quay and Willis Street), the first Presbyterian Church built in Welling...
[Brees, Samuel Charles] 1810-1865 :Catholic chapel, Wellington [Between 1842 and 1845] [Engraved by H Melville from an original by S C Brees. 1847]
Date: 1847 By: Brees, Samuel Charles, 1810?-1865; Melville, Henry, 1792-1870 Ref: E-070-003 Description: Religious procession in the foreground, road leading up to the Terrace (modern Boulcott Street) on the right, goats grazing on the left, an outbuilding with ...
[Brees, Samuel Charles] 1810-1865 :Mr Brees' cottage, Karori Road. [1842? Drawn by S C Brees. Engraved by Henry Melville. London, 1849]
Date: 1847 - 1849 By: Brees, Samuel Charles, 1810?-1865; Melville, Henry, 1792-1870 Ref: E-070-022 Description: View looking up Tinakori Road (formerly Karori Road) towards Hawkestone Street and Tinakori hill, with goats grazing among tree stumps in the foreground, two...