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Brees, Samuel Charles 1810-1865 :Plain of the Ruamahanga, opening into Palliser Bay near Wellington. This view represents about sixty miles of the length of the plain from North to South / Drawn by S. C. Brees, esq.r, Chief Surveyor to the New Zealand C

Reference Number: PUBL-0011-08-1

An extensive view of the Wairarapa Plain with Wairarapa Lake on the left, Rimutaka Range and Tararua Ranges in the background. A boar hunt is underway in the foreground, with one Maori man and a dog to the right. The Maori man is dressed in traditional costume, and appears to be carrying a rope. Bracken and ferns in the foreground and clumps of bush on the plain.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Lithographs, related to Wairarapa, Lake, South Wairarapa District, Rimutaka Range, Tararua Range, Rangitane, Ngati Kahungunu, Dogs, Men, Maori, Maori - Clothing and Pig hunting.

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Brees, Samuel Charles 1810-1865 :Plain of the Ruamahanga, opening into Palliser Bay near Wellington. This view represents about sixty miles of the length of the plain from North to South / Drawn by S. C. Brees, esq.r, Chief Surveyor to the New Zealand C, Reference Number PUBL-0011-08 (3 digitised items)
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 238 x 460 mm. Horizontal imageSingle art work

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: Left sectionIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-002484)

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