Gilfillan, John Alexander 1793-1864 :Interior of a native village or "pa" in New Zealand, situated near the Town of Petre, at Wanganui... J.A. Gilfillan, pinxt., E. Walker, lithr. [London] Day & Son [1850]

Gilfillan, John Alexander 1793-1864 :Interior of a native village or "pa" in New Zealand, situated near the Town of Petre, at Wanganui... J.A. Gilfillan, pinxt., E. Walker, lithr. [London] Day & Son [1850]
Date
1850
By
Gilfillan, John Alexander, 1793-1863; Walker, E, active 1850s; Day & Son (Firm)
Ref
C-029-001
Description

The interior of Putiki Pa, Whanganui River, showing groups of people, storehouses and eating and sleeping houses, dogs, the palisades of the pa in the background, trees and hills beyond. Based on a now lost oil painting by Gilfillan

Includes note about the picture.

The draughts board shown is said to have been given to Maori by Captain Cook.

Two other copies held at C-029-001-a and C-029-001-b

Publication date based on a notice in the The Times, 27 August 1850, p. 6 'An elaborate lithographic print has just been issued by Messrs Day & Son ...'

Quantity: 1 colour art print(s).

Physical Description: Lithograph (two-tone, hand col.), 480 x 344 mm (image) on sheet 590 x 712 mm

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Format
1 colour art print(s), Works of art, Lithographs, Lithograph (two-tone, hand col.), 480 x 344 mm (image) on sheet 590 x 712 mm
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