Dunedin looking down the line of Stafford Street.

Creator

Alternative Title

Dunedin looking down the line of Stafford Street. 1849 From Fox sketchbook.

Date Created

1849

Date

1849

Identifier

Hocken Pictorial Collections - 4,274 88
a3745

Subject

Description

Verso c. in ink in Dr Hocken’s hand: An unfinished copy from no 1. Done by Robert Fulton in 1849 & given to me by his brother James Fulton in 1894. Dunedin looking down the line of Stafford St. Very similar to Kettle’s View of Dunedin & Upper Harbour from Stafford Street. For details see my book on the Early history of Otago. T.M. Hocken.; 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

175 x 244 mm

Medium

pencil, wash & opaque white on paper

Temporal Coverage

Provenance

Dr T.M. Hocken’s Collection.

Source

Sketchbook bequeathed to Dr T.M. Hocken by Sir William Fox in 1893; Dr T.M. Hocken’s Collection.

Files

a3745.jpg

Citation

unknown, “Dunedin looking down the line of Stafford Street.,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed December 2, 2022, https://otago.ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/5298.