Strutt, William 1825-1915 :A collection of drawings in water colour ink and pencil illustrative of the scenery and early life of settlers and Maoris of New Zealand. 1855-1863. 1st series.

Date
1855 - 1863
By
Strutt, William, 1825-1915
Ref
E-452-f
Description

Maori and settler life in Taranaki, 1855-1856

Binding, by Sangorski and Sutcliffe, London, was requisitioned by Alexander Turnbull

Quantity: 1 sketchbook(s).

Physical Description: Bound volume of sketches glued to heavy card pages, navy morocco, half navy leather, gold tooling

Provenance: Purchased by Alexander Turnbull, May 1913, from dealers Angus & Robertson, Sydney. They had purchased the sketches and a small sketchbook and diary (now E-441) from the artist in London.

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Format
1 sketchbook(s), Works of art, Bound volume of sketches glued to heavy card pages, navy morocco, half navy leather, gold tooling
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Date: 1856 From: Strutt, William 1825-1915 :A collection of drawings in water colour ink and pencil illustrative of the scenery and early life of settlers and Maoris of New Zealand. 1855-1863. 1st series. By: Strutt, William, 1825-1915 Ref: E-452-f-008-2 Description: Head and shoulders three-quarters frontal view of a young man, dressed in European clothes, with a blanket around his shoulders, a shark's tooth earring in ...
Date: 1856 From: Strutt, William 1825-1915 :A collection of drawings in water colour ink and pencil illustrative of the scenery and early life of settlers and Maoris of New Zealand. 1855-1863. 1st series. By: Strutt, William, 1825-1915 Ref: E-452-f-012-2 Description: A frontal portrait, full-length, showing a young Maori man seated, a cloak wrapped around him. He has a kerchief tied around his neck and has a slight mousta...
From: Strutt, William 1825-1915 :A collection of drawings in water colour ink and pencil illustrative of the scenery and early life of settlers and Maoris of New Zealand. 1855-1863. 1st series. By: Strutt, William, 1825-1915 Ref: E-452-f-010-3 Description: A group of Maori at Onehunga Other Titles - Maori Onehunga Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Pencil and wash 40 x 50 mm
Date: 1856 From: Strutt, William 1825-1915 :A collection of drawings in water colour ink and pencil illustrative of the scenery and early life of settlers and Maoris of New Zealand. 1855-1863. 1st series. By: Strutt, William, 1825-1915 Ref: E-452-f-010-1 Description: A full-length frontal portrait of Tamati Waka Ngaru. He is shown wearing a woven flax cloak, over a European shirt and bow tie. He has moko, short hair and s...
Date: 1855 - 1856 From: Strutt, William 1825-1915 :A collection of drawings in water colour ink and pencil illustrative of the scenery and early life of settlers and Maoris of New Zealand. 1855-1863. 1st series. By: Strutt, William, 1825-1915 Ref: E-452-f-011-2 Description: A seated Maori man, holding a taiaha (spear). He is wearing a flax rain cape over European clothes, has short hair and moko Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Phy...
Date: 1856 From: Strutt, William 1825-1915 :A collection of drawings in water colour ink and pencil illustrative of the scenery and early life of settlers and Maoris of New Zealand. 1855-1863. 1st series. By: Strutt, William, 1825-1915 Ref: E-452-f-007-1 Description: Half-length frontal portrait of a Maori chief. He has moko, is wearing a European suit with a bow tie, and is holding the shaft of a taiaha See also the ful...
Date: 1855 - 1856 From: Strutt, William 1825-1915 :A collection of drawings in water colour ink and pencil illustrative of the scenery and early life of settlers and Maoris of New Zealand. 1855-1863. 1st series. By: Strutt, William, 1825-1915 Ref: E-452-f-007-2 Description: A study of the carved and fringed head of a taiaha along with a detail of a section of the carving See also the portraits of Tamati Waka Ngaru by Strutt at ...
Date: 1855 - 1856 From: Strutt, William 1825-1915 :A collection of drawings in water colour ink and pencil illustrative of the scenery and early life of settlers and Maoris of New Zealand. 1855-1863. 1st series. By: Strutt, William, 1825-1915 Ref: E-452-f-011-3 Description: A back view of a Maori woman, wearing a head-cover and a shawl over a Mother Hubbard style of dress Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Penc...
Strutt, William 1825-1915 :[Fitzroy's Pole, Taranaki, close to Bell Block. 1856]
Date: 1856 From: Strutt, William 1825-1915 :A collection of drawings in water colour ink and pencil illustrative of the scenery and early life of settlers and Maoris of New Zealand. 1855-1863. 1st series. By: Strutt, William, 1825-1915 Ref: E-452-f-015-3 Description: Front profile of a carved boundary post, known as Fitzroy's Pole, erected near Bell Block, New Plymouth. A group of six Maori are standing and seated around ...
Date: 1856 From: Strutt, William 1825-1915 :A collection of drawings in water colour ink and pencil illustrative of the scenery and early life of settlers and Maoris of New Zealand. 1855-1863. 1st series. By: Strutt, William, 1825-1915 Ref: E-452-f-015-1 Description: Side profile of a carved boundary post, known as Fitzroy's Pole, erected near Bell Block, New Plymouth. Also a small sketch of a man's head, shown against so...