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[Brees, Samuel Charles] 1810-1865 :The beach at Te Aro [Engraved by Henry Melville] drawn by S C Brees. [1847]

Reference Number: A-109-037

View looking along the beach from the Te Aro Pa area (modern Taranaki St/Manners St intersection) with Maori canoes in the foreground, towards Clay Point, surmounted by Charles Heaphy's house, with shops at beach level, including those of "Messrs Sutton, Lyon, Boulcott and Wallace" according to Brees' text in "Pictorial Illustrations of New Zealand"

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Engravings and Cityscapes, related to R Sutton, Almon Boulcott, William Ellerslie Wallace, Charles Heaphy, William Lyon, Samuel Charles Brees, Te Aro Pa, Willis Street, Taranaki Street, Manners Street, Te Ati Awa ki Poneke, Maori - Pa - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Stores, Retail - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Waka.

Part of:
Brees, Samuel Charles, 1810-1865 :Pictorial Illustrations of New Zealand. Plate 21. No. 62. The Scotch Kirk, Wellington; No. 63 Messrs Clifford's & Vavasour's clearing (Skipwith's) Parerua Bush. ; No. 64. The beach at Te Aro. Drawn by S C Brees. Engraved, Reference Number A-109-035/037 (3 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour art print(s)Engraving, hand-coloured 76 x 133 mm. Horizontal imageSingle art work

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