Hodgkins, William Mathew 1833-1898 :Mark Twain at the City Hall Dunedin on original sin - (the watermelon story) . The front seats occupied by Members of the Presbyterian and Anglican synods then sitting in the town. A sketch from the stalls by W. Hodgkins
- Hodgkins, William Mathew, 1833-1898
Full length portrait of author Mark Twain on a speaking tour in New Zealand. He is rendered in a style bordering on caricature, with a somewhat enlarged head relative to his body. He holds reading glasses in his left hand
Field-Hodgkins Collection, 1967
cf related on the spot ink sketch at E-147-025 with same title.
Drawing-pin holes in each of the four corners, outside a mat-burn line surrounding the whole. The holes must predate the past framing of the work
Inscriptions: Recto - title and signature in pen and ink
Quantity: 1 drawing(s).
Physical Description: Wash sketch on card, 234 x 103 mm
- Access restrictions
- Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
- 1 drawing(s), Works of art, Wash drawings, Portraits, Wash sketch on card, 234 x 103 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: