Ahiaruhi.

Alternative Title

In the Wiararapa Valley, Wellington 1846. Mr Northwood’s Station

Date Created

1846

Identifier

Hocken Pictorial Collections - A421
a3687

Subject

Description

Removed from sketchbook 1968.
Lower right (l.r.) left panel & l.r. right panel in pencil: Ahiaruhi; verso left panel in pencil: Ahiaruhi [preliminary sketch of central panel] 5; on sketchbook mount in ink: In the Wiararapa Valley, Wellington 1846. Mr Northwood’s Station; 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

3 sheets of paper each: 178 x 255 mm; joined to form: 178 x 765 mm

Medium

watercolour

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

a3687.jpg

Citation

Fox, William, 1812-1893, “Ahiaruhi.,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed July 20, 2024, https://otago.ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/5287.