Entrance of Wangaroa [Whangaroa], North. The scene of the Boyd massacre
PD-1952-2-1-24 (Reference Number)
Three-masted ship with sails up in harbour, numerous rocks and outcrops around edges of harbour. A large waka is paddling away from the ship, and two smaller rowboats or canoes and a yacht are to the left of the ship.
280 mm. x 400 mm.
Pen and ink
Loose prints (PD 56(1-85), sketchbooks 1-9 PD 56(85-93)
- No Known Copyright Restrictions (Copyright)
- Access by appointment (Access Notes)
Heaphy, C. (1853) Entrance of Wangaroa [Whangaroa], North. The scene of the Boyd massacre. Auckland War Memorial Museum - Tamaki Paenga Hira. PD-1952-2-1-24.
Three of the Heaphy sketchbooks, (PD 56(85-87), were dismantled from their original sketchbook format and individually mounted, using conservation materials. The original covers and bindings are boxed separately.
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