George Rennie.

Alternative Title

George Rennie. [Copied by E.M. Hocken after unknown artist. n.d.]

Identifier

Hocken Pictorial Collections - 12,934
a4598

Description

Lower left (l.l.) in ink over wash: E.M. Hocken; margin below image in ink: George Rennie T.M. Hocken; label in iron gall ink: making a move - very truly yours, George Rennie Jr; label: Na Te Hakena Tenei Tiki; label in ink in Dr Hocken’s hand: George Rennie born at Phantasrie 1801, died at London 1860. Originated the New Edinburgh or Otago Scheme in 1842 though soon superseded by Cap Cargill & Rev. T. Burns & was appointed Governor of the Falkland Islands in 1847. I procured from his son, Sir Richard Rennie, the gift of his portrait now in the Dunedin Art Gallery. T.M.H

Extent

318 x 234 mm

Medium

pen, ink & wash on paper

Provenance

Dr T.M. Hocken’s Collection.

Source

Copied in 1897 for Dr Hocken from the original; Dr T.M. Hocken’s Collection.

Files

a4598.jpg

Citation

Hocken, Elizabeth Mary, 1848-1933, “George Rennie.,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed April 21, 2024, https://ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/5330.