Print of: Luke Nattrass sketch City of Wellington, New Zealand 1841

Circa 1890
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Panoramic view of Wellington from the sea a year after settlement by Europeans, showing named houses, businesses, pa and ships, drawn from on board the ship London. Sites printed along bottom include Commercial Inn, John Wade's Auction House, Bethune & Co's Stores, Britannia Coffee House, Bellsize Point and Rd to Kaiwarra-warra.

From a sketch by Nattrass, engraving probably by William Richardson of London, and in three parts.
Photomechanical reproduction [? Probably a lithograph - see National Library catalogue]

The key section at left, describing the locations, is in a paper which is significantly more discoloured.
Image: hxw 164 x 2345mm
Frame: hxwxd; 310 x 2495 x 20mm
Breadth 75mm
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