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[Williams, John], d 1905 :H M S North Star, destroying Pomare's pa, Otiuhu, Bay of Islands (1845)

Reference Number: A-079-032

H. M. S. North Star in the foreground with sails furled. Small boats and soldiers landing on a flat area with houses in the background. A high hill with further soldiers silhouetted against flames and black smoke. The scene is lit by moonlight.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Watercolours, related to Lieutenant-Colonel Cyprian Bridge, d Pomare II, John Williams, North Star HMS (Ship), Otiuhu Pa, Two centuries of New Zealand landscape art (Exhibition), Treasures in Trust (Exhibition), Nga Kupu Korero (Exhibition), Otiuhu, Dwellings - New Zealand - Northland Region, Boats and boating - New Zealand - Northland Region, New Zealand Wars, 1843-1847 - Campaigns - New Zealand - Northland Region, Soldiers, Ships - New Zealand - Northland Region, Maori - Pa - New Zealand - Northland Region, Moonlight and Fires - New Zealand - Northland Region.

Part of:
[Williams, John], d 1905 :H M S North Star, destroying Pomare's pa, Otiuhu, Bay of Islands (1845), Reference Number A-079-032 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Watercolour 205 x 275 mm. Single art work

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-001507)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - bottom right: Title [in ink in the hand of John Williams?]

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