Photograph

ca. 1865 (made)
Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Photograph of the view of Taupo Quay with many well-dressed observers and spectators possibly awaiting the arrival of a military ship. Military officers can also be seen in the photograph.


object details
Category
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Photographic print on paper.
Brief Description
Photograph of The Taupo Quay, Whanganui, New Zealand. Taken ca. 1865 by William James Harding.
Physical Description
Photograph of the view of Taupo Quay with many well-dressed observers and spectators possibly awaiting the arrival of a military ship. Military officers can also be seen in the photograph.
Object history
This photograph is part of an album entitled "Views in the Australian Colonies: New Zealand and the South Sea Islands", which was owned by a Captain Thomas Edward Green (1929-1924), who was part of the Military Train in New Zealand from 1863 to 1867. The album may have been compiled at a later date.
Subjects depicted
Place Depicted
Collection
Accession Number
PH.103-1981

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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