In the Aglionby Valley on the Buller River.

Alternative Title

On the Buller River. Matukituki - Nelson 1847 with T. Brunner.

Date Created

1847

Identifier

Hocken Pictorial Collections - 11,728
a3605

Subject

Description

Label supplied by Dr B.H. Howard in 1964: Aglionby Valley - the area of flat open country about Murchison on the Buller River. Fox in area 18 & 19 Feb 1846.
Lower left (l.l.) in ink: In the Aglionby Valley on the Buller River; on sketchbook mount: On the Buller River. Matukituki - Nelson 1847 with T. Brunner; verso on mount in ink (crossed out): Wellington in 1843; 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

176 x 249 mm

Medium

watercolour, pen & ink 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

a3605.jpg

Citation

Fox, William, 1812-1893, “In the Aglionby Valley on the Buller River.,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed June 16, 2024, https://otago.ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/5210.