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Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant, 1820-1895 :Mr Wills, Nov. 20. In his style. Mr Mantell at Moeraki. [by F. E. Nairn. 1848]

Reference Number: E-333-084

At the top of the page: The head and shoulders of Mantell's travelling companion, Alfred Wills, drawn by Mantell. Wills is bearded, and wears a cap and glasses with distinctive rings along the arms. In the centre: the outline of a hill, and possibly a beach (Moeraki?) with rocks at the base of the hill. At the bottom of the page: A profile drawing of Mantell, drawn by F. E. Nairn. Mantell is looking through a theodolite and has Moeraki Pa and settlement behind him.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Portraits and Ink drawings, related to Hon Walter Baldock Durrant Mantell, Alfred Wills, Moeraki Pa, Moeraki, Surveying - New Zealand - Otago Region, Theodolites, Maori - Pa - New Zealand - Otago Region and Surveyors.

Part of:
Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant 1820-1895 :[Sketchbook, no. 2] 1848, Reference Number E-333 (20 digitised items)

Extent: 2 drawing(s)Ink on sketchbook page, 135 x 195 mm. Single art work

Historical Notes: From the sketchbook kept by Mantell during his journey down the South Island as Commissioner for the Extinguishment of Native Titles.

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Use photographic copies in preference to original.

Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-004123)

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