On the Sumner Road, Canterbury, NZ.

Alternative Title

On the Sumner Road, Canterbury 1851.

Date Created

1851

Identifier

Hocken Pictorial Collections - 4,274 45a
a3651

Description

Lower right (l.r.) with brush: On the Sumner Road, Canterbury, NZ. W Fox Jan.y 1851; on sketchbook mount: On the Sumner Road, Canterbury 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.

Extent

170 x 250 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

a3651.jpg

Citation

Fox, William, 1812-1893, “On the Sumner Road, Canterbury, NZ.,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed February 9, 2023, https://otago.ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/5254.