Sugar Loaves. Near Taranaki.

Date Created

1856

Identifier

Hocken Pictorial Collections - 12,830
a3618

Description

On sketchbook mount in indian ink superimposed over iron gall ink: The Sugar Loaves near Taranaki 1856 Marsland Hill. S. Mary’s Church. Paritutu. Mikotahi. Moturoa & Motumahanga; labels in ink in Dr Hocken’s hand: Sir WM Fox. New Plymouth; 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

245 x 345 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

Landscapes & Cityscapes

Files

a3618.jpg

Citation

Fox, William, 1812-1893, “Sugar Loaves. Near Taranaki.,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed February 26, 2024, https://ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/5223.