Pearse, John 1808-1882 :[Album. 1851-1856]

Date
1851 - 1856
By
Pearse, John, 1808-1882
Ref
E-455-f
Description

Record of colonial life aboard the ship Duke of Portland and on arrival in Wellington, with portraits, house portraits, landscapes, depictions of Maori life, scenes in Wellington, Hutt Valley, Porirua, Rangitikei district, Kapiti Coast, Wairarapa, Nelson, Motueka, Wanganui, East Coast of the North Island, plants and birds

Quantity: 1 sketchbook(s) 93 leaves.

Physical Description: 127 Watercolour and ink and wash drawings; 3 annotated maps; 3 MS notes and letters; 75 miscellaneous items, including pressed leaves, bird feathers, documents of travel, newsclippings, printed items, house-plans.

Additional description

Extremely fragile. Contents not adhered to pages, and conservation treatment incomplete.

Alternative form available: Fully photographed in black and white & colour

Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Curator required
Format
1 sketchbook(s) 93 leaves, Cityscapes (Representations), Ink drawings, Marines (Visual works), Portraits, Ship portraits, Sketchbooks, Wash drawings, Watercolours, Works of art, 127 Watercolour and ink and wash drawings; 3 annotated maps; 3 MS notes and letters; 75 miscellaneous items, including pressed leaves, bird feathers, documents of travel, newsclippings, printed items, house-plans.
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