[Brees, Samuel Charles] 1810-1865 :Pictorial Illustrations of New Zealand. Plate 15. 44. Palliser Bay and the sand bar of the Wairarapa. 45. View of Port Nicholson from the range of hills west of the the Ohiro Valley. 46. Residence of Wm Swainson Esqr F. R. S. at the Hutt. Drawn by S C Brees. Engraved by Henry Melville. [London, 1847].

Date
1842 - 1847
Ref
B-049-044/046
Description
Shows views in the Hutt Valley, Wellington and Wairarapa. At the top, a view looking west along Palliser Bayl, with Hokorewa Pa visible on the flat land near the coast in the distance, at the mouth of the Ruamahanga River. In the centre a view from the hills above Brooklyn and Ohiro Valley, looking west towards the harbour entrance. A few sheep are grazing in the foreground. Mount Victoria, Evans Bay and Lyall Bay can be seen. At the bottom, the house of William Swainson, with other buildings around it and trees on both sides. Three cows grazing in the foreground. Other Titles - William Swainson Quantity: 1 b&w art print(s). Physical Description: Engravings on sheet 365 x 261 mm.
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Brees, Samuel Charles, 1810-1865 :Pictorial Illustrations of New Zealand. London, John Williams and Co., Library of Arts, 141, Strand, 1847. / Brees, Samuel Charles, 1810-1865 :Pictorial Illustrations of New Zealand. London, John Williams and Co., Library of Arts, 141, Strand, 1847.
Format
1 b&w art print(s), Works of art, Engravings, Engravings on sheet 365 x 261 mm.
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