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Kororareka, Bay of Islands, NZ

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  • Catalogue title
    Kororareka, Bay of Islands, NZ
  • Identifiers
    • 60/7  (Accession Number)
    • PD-1960-6-2  (Reference Number)
  • Period
  • Physical description
    • 235 mm x 345 mm
    • 250 mm. x 350 mm (mount)
  • Production
    Wood, Mrs, Artist (Creator)
  • Medium
    Watercolour on paper
  • Format
  • Subject
  • Associated material
    PD 36 (1-3)
  • Availability
    • No Known Copyright Restrictions  (Copyright)
    • Access by appointment  (Access Notes)
  • Citation
    Kororareka, Bay of Islands, NZ,ca. 1860,PD-1960-6-2
  • Notes
    • According to Una Platts, Mrs Wood was possibly the wife of S.A. Wood, formerly of Wood's Royal Hotel, in Princes St. Auckland. (The Northern Club now occupies the site) (19th century NZ artists. p. 259)
    • Shelf list cards puts the date for the three works [before 1840], Una Platts suggests a date of ca 1860s but they could be earlier.
    • Damaged around edges.
    • Mill on Mill Island built 1858 so sketch must date to late 1850s or 1860s
    • B1088/C2976; CN774

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