Heaphy, Charles 1820-1881 :The crater of Rangitoto Island, 960 ft. high. no. 1 [1850s?]

Heaphy, Charles 1820-1881 :The crater of Rangitoto Island, 960 ft. high. no. 1 [1850s?]
Date
1849 - 1860
By
Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881; Robertson, Amy, active 1915-1922
Ref
C-025-001
Description

Two European men, a Maori man, a dog, and a theodolite in front of the conical crater of Auckland Harbour's dormant volcanic island Rangitoto. Ferns and two low scrubby bushes are the only vegetation. The harbour and other landforms can be seen in the background.

Inscriptions: Recto - bottom right - C. Heaphy (in ink); Recto - beneath image - Title

Quantity: 1 watercolour(s).

Physical Description: Ink, watercolour & Chinese white on buff paper 420 x 545 mm

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Format
1 watercolour(s), Works of art, Watercolours, Ink, watercolour & Chinese white on buff paper 420 x 545 mm, Orientation: Horizontal image
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