Tui or Parson Bird Prosthemadera Novae Zealandiae. From: 'A history of the birds of New Zealand' by Walter Lawry Buller
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Camping out, Lyttelton.

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Alternative Title

Part of town site of Port Lyttleton. First immigrants arrived January 1851.

Date Created

1851

Identifier

Hocken Pictorial Collections - 14,415
a3626

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Description

Lower right (l.r.) with brush: W Fox Camping out, Lyttelton. Jany 11th 1851 W. Fox; verso: 10. 26; on sketchbook mount: Part of town site of Port Lyttelton. First immigrants arrived January 1851; 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

263 x 400 mm

Technique

pencil & 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

Citation

Fox, William, 1812-1893, “Camping out, Lyttelton. ,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed December 3, 2021, https://otago.ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/5231.

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