Fox, William 1812-1893 :On the Buller River in the Aglionby or Matukituki Valley, looking west. 19th Feb. [1846]

Fox, William 1812-1893 :On the Buller River in the Aglionby or Matukituki Valley, looking west. 19th Feb. [1846]
Date
1846
By
Fox, William, 1812-1893; New Zealand Company; Turnbull, Alexander Horsburgh, 1868-1918
Ref
B-113-012
Description

An extensive view looking across the breadth of the Buller River with three small figures crossing with sticks - Charles Heaphy, Thomas Brunner and Maori guide Kehu - looking towards bush and hills.

Exhibited in 'Picturing Paradise; the colonial watercolours of William Fox', Exhibition at National Library Gallery 25 February - 18 June 2000; Hocken Library, Dunedin, 11 September - 15 October 2000. Curated by Jill Trevelyan.

Exhibitied in 'Drawn From Nature: Europeans Record New Zealand, 1770-1860' exhibition at the National Library Gallery, 31 March to 28 May 1989.

Exhibited in 'Treasures in Trust' exhibition to celebrate 75th anniversary of the Alexander Turnbull Library in 1995.

Other Titles - Matakitaki

Inscriptions: Verso - New Zealand Company stamp dated 19 Feb 1847 and inscribed 'No. 208'; also title and '19 February. W. Fox'

Quantity: 1 watercolour(s).

Physical Description: Watercolour 220 x 275 mm

Provenance: New Zealand Company Collection. Purchased, London, 1916, by Alexander Turnbull

Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
Format
1 watercolour(s), Works of art, Watercolours, Portraits, Watercolour 220 x 275 mm, Orientation: Horizontal image
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