Lake and lower part of the valley of Wiararapa, taken from the west side.

Alternative Title

In the Wiararapa Valley, Wellington 1843.

Date Created

1843

Identifier

Hocken Pictorial Collections - 4,274 10a
a3632

Subject

Description

Verso in ink: No 1. Lake and lower part of the valley of Wiararapa, taken from the west side. 2nd May 1843; on mount: In the Wiararapa Valley, Wellington 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

164 x 248 mm

Medium

watercolour 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

a3632.jpg

Citation

Fox, William, 1812-1893, “Lake and lower part of the valley of Wiararapa, taken from the west side.,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed April 13, 2024, https://otago.ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/5235.