SAXTON, John Waring;

The Town and Part of the Harbour of Nelson in 1842, About a Year After Its First Foundation

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1845
Hand-coloured lithograph on paper
240 x 1390mm (image); 600 x 1720mm (frame)

Plate VII from Edward Jerningham Wakefield, Illustrations to “Adventure in New Zealand” (London: Smith, Elder and Company, 1845). Lithography by Day and Haghe. Other lithographs from the series can be viewed here.

Provenance

1998–
Fletcher Trust Collection, purchased December 1998

–1998
Unknown

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