GILFILLAN, John Alexander;

Interior of a Native Village or Pā, in New Zealand

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c.1852
Lithograph on paper
470 x 630mm (image); 970 x 1040mm (frame)

Inscriptions: To Mr Reed-Taylor / with Mr Gilfillan's kind regards [note affixed verso]

Original title: ‘Interior of a native village or “pa”, in New Zealand, situated near the Town of Petre, at Wanganui, one of The New Zealand Company’s settlements in Cook’s Straits, Northern Island. The figures in the foreground are all portraits, and the original picture (now in London) was painted on the spot [etc.].’ Lithographed by Edmund Walker of Day and Son, London.

Provenance

1991–
Fletcher Trust Collection, purchased September 1991

–1991
Unknown

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