Taylor, Richard, 1805-1873 :A view of the feast given by the Governor to the natives at the Huarake Hokianga Capt Macdonalds station Horeke [13 February 1840]
A view from above and behind Captain Thomas McDonnell's home at Horeke, Hokianga during the festivities associated with the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi. Shows the front garden with six cannon, fences, buildings, a large crowd, 3 flags on flagpoles, many canoes drawn up at the water's edge, the Hokianga River and the hills beyond.
The Treaty was signed at Mangungu on 12 February 1840 and this feast took place on 13 February about 2 km east of Mangungu. McDonnell's establishment was used for timber-milling, trading and shipbuilding and he had a total of 17 cannons.
Other Titles - Signing the Treaty of Waitangi, Thomas McDonnell
Inscriptions: Recto - beneath image - [Title in ink with pencil additions] Horeke, Captain Macdonalds station.
Quantity: 1 drawing(s) in sketchbook..
Physical Description: Pencil and ink 95 x 165 mm
- Access restrictions
- Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
- 1 drawing(s) in sketchbook., Works of art, Ink drawings, Pencil and ink 95 x 165 mm
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: