On Lake Arthur, Roto Iti.

Alternative Title

Lake Arthur (Roto-iti) Nelson.

Date Created

1847

Identifier

Hocken Pictorial Collections - 11,726
a3603

Subject

Description

Lower right (l.r.) in ink: On Lake Arthur, Roto Iti; on sketchbook mount: Lake Arthur (Roto-iti) Nelson 1847; verso mount: 3; verso mount vertically in ink: …ai Falls …a Nelson 1847; on flypage of sketchbook in ink: Thomas Morland Hocken from Sir William Fox. Sir William Fox who well knew the interest I took in old New Zealand & was a frequent visitor at my house, promised to bequeath me these sketches which he commenced to take from the time of his arrival in New Zealand in 1842.

Extent

176 x 250 mm

Medium

watercolour, pen & ink & opaque white on paper

Temporal Coverage

Provenance

Sketchbook bequeathed to Dr T.M. Hocken by Sir William Fox in 1893; Dr T.M. Hocken’s Collection.

Is Part Of

Fox sketchbook

Genre

Landscapes & Cityscapes

Files

a3603.jpg

Citation

Fox, William, 1812-1893, “On Lake Arthur, Roto Iti.,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed July 22, 2024, https://ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/5208.