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Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881 :Mt Egmont, from the Sugar Loaf Islands, Taranake 1849

Reference Number: A-145-011

A view from the sea, showing a three-masted barque, possibly intended to represent the Tory, in the left foreground. The Sugar Loaf Islands and volcanic peak Paritutu in right foreground. Mount Egmont and foothills in the background.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Watercolours, related to Charles Heaphy, Robert Henry Wynyard, Tory (Ship), Sugar Loaf Islands, Taranaki, Mount, Ships - New Zealand - Taranaki Region and Volcanic ash, tuff, etc - New Zealand - Taranaki Region.

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Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881 :Mt Egmont, from the Sugar Loaf Islands, Taranake 1849, Reference Number A-145-011 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Watercolour and Chinese white with scraping out 144 x 183 mm on embossed sheet of wove card, 236 x 284 mm. Horizontal imageSingle art work

Historical Notes: Possibly an imaginative reconstruction by the artist of his voyage aboard the Tory past Mt Taranaki in 1839 or 1840.

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

Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-001310)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - bottom left: C. HEAPHY 1849 [in ink]; Recto - beneath image: title

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