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[Brees, Samuel Charles] 1810-1865 :Pokaroa & the island of Kapiti [Between 1842 and 1845. Drawn by S C Brees. Engraved by Henry Melville. London, 1849]

Reference Number: E-070-019

View from hilltop at Pukerua bay, looking north up the coast across Te Pai-o-te-Rangi, the Paekakariki cliffs, on the right hand side; Kapiti Island is visible out to sea on the left and the cone of Mt Taranaki just visible on the horizon on the far left. In the foreground a Maori family is crossing the Taua Tapu track, a Ngati Toa trail, and a few houses can be seen on the beach at Pukerua at the foot of the foreground hill.

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1 image, categorised under Landscapes, Engravings and Waterscapes, related to Henry Melville, Samuel Charles Brees, Taua Tapu (Maori trail), Paekakariki, Taranaki, Mount, Pukerua Bay, Kapiti Island, Ngati Toa, Maori tracks and Fences - New Zealand - Wellington Region.

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[Brees, Samuel Charles] 1810-1865 :Pokaroa & the island of Kapiti [Between 1842 and 1845. Drawn by S C Brees. Engraved by Henry Melville. London, 1849], Reference Number E-070-019 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour art print(s)Engraving, hand-coloured 58 x 152 mm. Horizontal imageSingle art work

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