Digitised Image

Artist unknown :[Album of an officer]. Divine (?) Service, Ship Pegasus. 1865.

Reference Number: A-277-020

Scene on the deck of the Pegasus, with canvas rigged up to provide shelter. A man (the Captain?) is reading from the Bible, using a flag-draped object as a lectern. Men, women and children are seated listening, with at least one holding a prayer book or hymnal.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Watercolours and Portraits, related to Pegasus (Ship), Religious gatherings, New Zealand - Social life and customs, Soldiers - Religious life, Religious services, Clothing and dress, Reading and Passenger quarters.

Part of:
Artist unknown :[Album of an officer en route to and from New Zealand and on service in New Zealand] 1863-1867, Reference Number A-277-001/042 (39 digitised items)

Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Pencil, ink and watercolour, 107 x 183 mm. Single art work

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Use photographic copies in preference to original.

Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-003681)

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