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[Brees, Samuel Charles] 1810-1865 :Palliser Bay. [1844?]

Reference Number: B-031-025

Buildings shown are the whaling station at Te Kopi, Palliser Bay. See similar view, with title, reproduced in McArthur's auction catalogue for sale 4 August 1987, lot 52. Shows a high rock, being climbed by three Pakeha men, on the right, a cluster of several low buildings near the shore and a path through low scrub in the foreground. A Maori woman [?] is walking away from the viewer and further along the path is a European man and another person.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Watercolours, related to Samuel Charles Brees, Esther M Webb, Te Kopi, Ngati Kahungunu, Rock formations - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Whaling - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Wellington Region (N.Z.) - Maps, Whalers (persons), Wellington Region (N.Z.) - Discovery and exploration, Women, Maori and Dwellings - New Zealand - Wellington Region.

Part of:
[Brees, Samuel Charles] 1810-1865 :Palliser Bay. [1844?], Reference Number B-031-025 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Watercolour & gum arabic 223 x 378 mm. Single art work

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Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-002011)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - bottom right: title in brushpoint

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