Auckland, North Shore and Rangitoto 1871. From Govt House. Sir G. Bowen, Govr.

Date Created

1871

Identifier

Hocken Pictorial Collections - 11,730
a3607

Subject

Description

On sketchbook mount: Auckland, North Shore & Rangitoto 1871. From Govt House. Sir G. Bowen, Gov.r; 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

254 x 366 mm

Medium

watercolour & pencil on paper

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

a3607.jpg

Citation

Fox, William, 1812-1893, “Auckland, North Shore and Rangitoto 1871. From Govt House. Sir G. Bowen, Govr.,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed May 21, 2024, https://otago.ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/5212.