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[Brees, Samuel Charles] 1810-1865 :[Group of Maori and Pakeha near a beach, probably Paekakariki looking towards Pukerua. Between 1842 and 1845]

Reference Number: B-031-004

Sea to the right, with a beach, with two women and a man on horseback. Low bushes in the centre right foreground, in the centre a Maori man in a flax cloak pointing twoards the sea and in conversation with a Pakeha man; two Maori walking away in a red and a black cloak; another man, apparently aiming a slingshot; and two other Maori figures, seated on the ground. Beyond the figures is an undulating plain, probably sandhills. In the distance are several ranks of higher hills.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Landscapes, Watercolours and Waterscapes, related to Samuel Charles Brees, Esther M Webb, Paekakariki, Pukerua Bay, Ngati Toa, Horses - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Horsemanship - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Women - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Wellington Region (N.Z.) - Discovery and exploration and Men, Maori.

Part of:
[Brees, Samuel Charles] 1810-1865 :[Group of Maori and Pakeha near a beach, probably Paekakariki looking towards Pukerua. Between 1842 and 1845], Reference Number B-031-004 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Watercolour 178 x 343 mm. Horizontal imageSingle 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-000961)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - bottom right: POKARUA. MANA. [Conjectured title. Only the PO then the M are visible]

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