Head of the Wiararapa Lake, sunrise, Wednesday May 3rd 1843.

Alternative Title

In the Wiararapa Valley, Wellington, 1843. The Lake.

Date Created

1843

Identifier

Hocken Pictorial Collections - 4,274 6
a3654

Subject

Description

Verso in ink: No 2. Head of the Wiararapa Lake, sunrise, Wednesday May 3rd 1843; on mount: In the Wiararapa Valley, Wellington, 1843. The Lake; 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

168 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

a3654.jpg

Citation

Fox, William, 1812-1893, “Head of the Wiararapa Lake, sunrise, Wednesday May 3rd 1843.,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed July 21, 2024, https://otago.ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/5257.