Akaroa.

Date Created

1850

Identifier

Hocken Pictorial Collections - 12,773
a3612

Subject

Description

Lower left (l.l.) in pencil: Akaroa; on sketchbook mount in ink: Akaroa 1850; 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

179 x 252 mm

Medium

watercolour on paper

Spatial Coverage

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

Seascapes & Marines
Landscapes & Cityscapes

Files

a3612.jpg

Citation

Fox, William, 1812-1893, “Akaroa.,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed February 25, 2024, https://ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/5217.