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Merrett, Joseph Jenner, 1816?-1854 :[The Hobson album]. The banks of the Waiho near 'Matamata'. [Between 1841 and 1843?]

Reference Number: E-216-f-127

The Waihou River winding past bush-clad hills which are part of the Kaimai Ranges. Matamata refers to the pa of Te Waharoa on the Waitoa River. In the foreground, one Maori man is standing with a spear, another crouched to his right. Two large canoes are on the river and a row of trees is reflected in the water.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Wash drawings, related to Joseph Jenner Merrett, Kaimai Range, Waihou River, Forests and forestry, Waka and Men, Maori.

Part of:
[Various artists] :[Mrs Hobson's album. 1843-1845], Reference Number E-216-f (35 digitised items)

Extent: 1 drawing(s)Black ink and wash, 167 x 259 mm. Single art work

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

Other copies available: File Print available in Turnbull Library Pictures15. Matamata Co. Waihou River. 1843.(DFP-005625)

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