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Hoyte, John Barr Clark, 1835-1913 :[Miners' slab huts in a bush clearing, Coromandel district. Between 1864 and 1867]

Reference Number: A-234-012

Four slab huts with raupo thatched roofs and slab chimneys in a clearing in New Zealand bush, with tree ferns and cabbage trees, as well as other large trees and dense bush in the background. There is a high rocky bluff to the right and tall hills in the background. Smoke is coming from the chimneys of the left- and right-most huts, there are steps leading to the central hut and the right-hand hut has a woman in a red skirt standing in the doorway. The top of the chimney for this last hut is formed by a barrel.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Watercolours, related to John Barr Clark Hoyte, Thames-Coromandel District, Rock formations - New Zealand - Waikato Region, Huts - New Zealand - Waikato Region, Camps - New Zealand - Waikato Region, Clearing of land - New Zealand - Waikato Region, Chimneys - New Zealand - Waikato Region, Raupo, Gold mines and mining - New Zealand - Waikato Region, Pioneer life - New Zealand - Waikato Region, Tree ferns and Cabbage trees.

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Hoyte, John Barr Clark, 1835-1913 :[Miners' slab huts in a bush clearing, Coromandel district. Between 1864 and 1867], Reference Number A-234-012 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Watercolour and Chinese white 156 x 336 mm. Horizontal imageSingle art work

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: Colour laser printIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-004804)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - bottom right: J.C.Hoyte

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