Taylor, Richard, 1805-1873 :Sketchbook. 1835-1860.

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Date
1835 - 1860
By
Barton, Cranleigh Harper, 1890-1975; Taylor, Richard (Rev), 1805-1873
Ref
E-296-q
Description

Rough and finished sketches of many parts of the North Island, with some of the South Island, Maori life, natural history, mission history etc.

Exhibited in 'Wide-Eyed: Early Images of New Zealand' exhibition of works by settler artists, held at the National Library of New Zealand Gallery, 18 July - 9 November 1997.

Most pages contain several small sketches

Quantity: 1 sketchbook(s) 183 pages. 1/2 green calf, marbled boards..

Physical Description: 453 ink, pencil, ink and wash, watercolour drawings and photographs in one bound volume; 30 loose pencil, ink, photographs, page sizes 320 mm.

Transfers: Loose drawings housed in separate box, adjacent to main sketchbook, under group number E-296-q-184/210 - - From Richard Taylor papers, MS-Papers-0254.

Additional description

Alternative form available: Fully photographed in colour and black & white; negative microfilm also available at Art-Micro-007.

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Partly restricted - Curator required
Format
1 sketchbook(s) 183 pages. 1/2 green calf, marbled boards., Works of art, Sketchbooks, 453 ink, pencil, ink and wash, watercolour drawings and photographs in one bound volume; 30 loose pencil, ink, photographs, page sizes 320 mm.
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Date: 1850 - 1860 From: Taylor, Richard 1805-1873 :Sketchbook. [Loose sketches from E-296-q]. 1835-1860. Ref: E-296-q-201 Description: Shows a view looking up towards a church building on the river bank at the right. The location is probably the Wanganui River. Extended Title - From Richard...
Date: 1854 From: Taylor, Richard, 1805-1873 :Sketchbook. 1835-1860. Ref: E-296-q-110-2 Description: A standing emu viewed from the side Quantity: 1 drawing(s) in sketchbook.. Physical Description: Pencil, pen & ink, 111 x 77 mm
Date: 1851 - 1852 From: Taylor, Richard, 1805-1873 :Sketchbook. 1835-1860. Ref: E-296-q-019-4 Description: Shows a rock formation with a tunnel through the middle of it. Quantity: 1 drawing(s) in sketchbook.. Physical Description: Ink drawing, 40 x 65 mm.
[Taylor, Richard], 1805-1873 :Aniwaniwa bridge Waikato, Feb 20 1850.
Date: 1850 From: Taylor, Richard, 1805-1873 :Sketchbook. 1835-1860. Ref: E-296-q-057-3 Description: Shows a stretch of the Waikato River, with a flat wooden bridge crossing it at the left. Quantity: 1 drawing(s) in sketchbook.. Physical Description: Ink &...
Date: 1845 - 1860 From: Taylor, Richard, 1805-1873 :Sketchbook. 1835-1860. Ref: E-296-q-139-3 Description: Shows a kakapo, the New Zealand nocturnal parrot, siting on a stump. Inscriptions: Recto - beneath image - [Title] Quantity: 1 watercolour(s) in sketchbook...
Date: 1840 - 1859 From: Taylor, Richard, 1805-1873 :Sketchbook. 1835-1860. Ref: E-296-q-141-2 Description: Rough sketch shows three whare with a cliff behind. Other Titles - Whares Quantity: 1 drawing(s) in sketchbook.. Physical Description: Pen and ink and wat...
Date: 1850 - 1860 From: Taylor, Richard, 1805-1873 :Sketchbook. 1835-1860. Ref: E-296-q-020-3 Description: Shows a side view of a fish, with notes about its light brown colour, and red and blue details. Quantity: 1 drawing(s) in sketchbook.. Physical Description...
Taylor, Richard 1805-1873 : Atene. [1840s?]
Date: 1840 - 1849 From: Taylor, Richard, 1805-1873 :Sketchbook. 1835-1860. Ref: E-296-q-140-3 Description: Shows a group of three whare on the bank of a river, between hills. Quantity: 1 drawing(s) in sketchbook.. Physical Description: Sepia ink, 65 x 110 mm.
Date: 1840 - 1859 From: Taylor, Richard, 1805-1873 :Sketchbook. 1835-1860. Ref: E-296-q-091-3 Description: Shows the underside of a sting ray at the right, and two abalone shells on larger bodies at the left. Quantity: 1 drawing(s) in sketchbook.. Physical Descr...
[Taylor, Richard], 1805-1873 :Mangawaro, Matakina. Nov 3rd, 1852.
Date: 1852 From: Taylor, Richard, 1805-1873 :Sketchbook. 1835-1860. Ref: E-296-q-019-5 Description: Shows a fenced kainga with a whare, and two groups of Maori seated on the ground. Quantity: 1 drawing(s) in sketchbook.. Physical Description: Pen and ink ...