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[Heaphy, Charles] 1820-1881 :A sawyer's clearing in a forest of kauri (commonly called cowdie) trees on the banks of the Kaipara River. Day & Haghe. London, Smith, Elder [1845]

Reference Number: PUBL-0011-03

A clearing amidst the elevated trunks of kauri. Sawn trunks and a hut in the background with another hut in the middle ground and five men with a lever and rope hauling an enormous trunk in the foreground. A pile of sawn logs is in the right foreground with a jacket and two axes resting against it. A saw and saw-horse are on the left, behind the men.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Lithographs, related to Charles Heaphy, Kaipara District, Woodcutting, Dwellings - New Zealand - Northland Region, Saws, Sawhorses and Kauri.

Part of:
Wakefield, Edward Jerningham 1820-1879 :Illustrations to "Adventure in New Zealand". Lithographed from original drawings taken on the spot by Mrs Wicksteed, Miss King, Mrs Fox, Mr John Saxton, Mr Charles Heaphy, Mr S. C. Brees and Captain W. Mein Smith., Reference Number PUBL-0011 (29 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour art print(s)Lithograph, hand-coloured 311 x 248 mm. Horizontal imageSingle art work

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

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