[Bridge, Cyprian], 1807-1885 :[View of the Waimati (missionary station) and Poka Mie Hill in the distance. 1845]

[Bridge, Cyprian], 1807-1885 :[View of the Waimati (missionary station) and Poka Mie Hill in the distance. 1845]
Date
1845
By
Bridge, Cyprian, 1807-1885
Ref
A-079-036
Description

Low scrub in the foreground, with a drive leading to fenced fields, where cattle are grazing. The Waimate North Mission Station is on the skyline in the centre background, and a distinctive volcanic cone, Puke Nui, or Te Ahuahu, is on the right, beyond other buildings

Probably the original for an engraving by J. W. Whymper in A. S. Thomson's 'The story of New Zealand' (London, 1853), vol 1 p. 330 (Photograph in photo files as negative 119205 1/2)

Title from a sepia copy of the same work by John Williams, dated October 1845 (A-079-012).

Other Titles - Puke Nui, Te Ahuahu, Waimate

Quantity: 1 watercolour(s).

Physical Description: Watercolour, 165 x 241 mm

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Format
1 watercolour(s), Works of art, Watercolours, Watercolour, 165 x 241 mm, Orientation: Horizontal image
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