Tui or Parson Bird Prosthemadera Novae Zealandiae. From: 'A history of the birds of New Zealand' by Walter Lawry Buller
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Port Underwood. Jacky Guard’s house. Grave of Rangiawa.

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Port Underwood with Jacky Guard’s house. Grave of Rangiawa (Kuita) native wife of Mr Wynen…. Jack Guard was the pilot of the “Pelorous”… Sir Wm Fox.

Date Created

1848

Identifier

Hocken Pictorial Collections - 12,789
a3615

Description

On sketchbook mount: Port Underwood with Jacky Guard’s house. Grave of Rangiawa (Kuita) native wife of Mr Wynen…. Jack Guard was the pilot of the “Pelorous”… Sir Wm Fox; 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.

Item Dimensions

177 x 251 mm

Technique

watercolour on paper

Geographic Location

Time Period

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
Landscapes & Cityscapes

Citation

Fox, William, 1812-1893, “Port Underwood. Jacky Guard’s house. Grave of Rangiawa.,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed December 7, 2021, https://otago.ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/5220.

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