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Barraud, Charles Decimus, 1822-1897 :Wellington Harbour 1875. C. D. Barraud del, W. D. Blatchley lith., C. F. Kell, lithographer Castle St, Holborn, London [1877]

Reference Number: PUBL-0016-01

According to the accompanying text "The view ... is from the hills at the southern end of the city, looking northward along the longer axis of the harbour, and was taken towards the close of a fine autumn day when the light of the setting sun was reflected on the distant masses of the Rimutaka and Tararua Ranges..." The lower slopes of Brooklyn Hill are in the foreground, with the houses of Te Aro Flat in the middle ground, part of Mt Victoria on the right, ships in the harbour, Somes Island and Petone with the Tararua Ranges beyond in the distance.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Chromolithographs, related to W D Blatchley, Te Aro, Mount Victoria, Matiu/Somes Island, Brooklyn, Tararua Range, Horses - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Cows - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Sun - Rising and setting, Harbours - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Dwellings - New Zealand - Wellington Region.

Part of:
Barraud, Charles Decimus 1822-1897 :New Zealand Graphic and Descriptive. The illustrations by C. D. Barraud. Edited by W. T. L. Travers. London, Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, 1877, Reference Number PUBL-0016 (19 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour art print(s)Chromolithograph, 254 x 355 mm. Horizontal imageArt works

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