Carved gateway. Pitoni, Wellington.

Date Created

1850

Identifier

Hocken Pictorial Collections - 4,274 81a
a3659

Description

Verso u.r. in ink: 55; superimposed over pencil: 48; verso in pencil & watercolour: [unfinished sketch of Maoris with Mt Egmont in background inscribed] Rangi Teringa; on sketchbook mount in ink: Carved gateway. Pitoni, Wellington. 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

170 x 251 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

Files

a3659.jpg

Citation

Fox, William, 1812-1893, “Carved gateway. Pitoni, Wellington.,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed April 18, 2024, https://ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/5262.