Trinidad bearing N.E. by N 20 miles. 7th April 1851

Alternative Title

Trinidad. 20 miles off. N.E. by N.

Date Created

1851

Identifier

Hocken Pictorial Collections - 82/51
a3674

Subject

Description

Lower left (l.l.) in pencil: WF 7th April 1851; l.r. in pencil: Trinidad B.g N.E. & by N 20 miles, WF; verso in pencil: Tail piece; on sketchbook mount in ink: Trinidad. 20 miles off. N.E. by N.; 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

121 x 167 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

Files

a3674.jpg

Citation

Fox, William, 1812-1893, “Trinidad bearing N.E. by N 20 miles. 7th April 1851,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed May 28, 2024, https://ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/5275.