Kōrero: Stock and station agencies

Painting for Dalgety head office

Painting for Dalgety head office

This painting of prize Shorthorn cows and bulls by George Ferdinand Fodor was commissioned by Dalgety & Co. in the 1880s. It may have been exhibited at the 1886 Colonial and Indian Exhibition in London.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: G-389
Oil on canvas by George Ferdinand Fodor

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Hugh Stringleman, 'Stock and station agencies - Origins', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/artwork/17382/painting-for-dalgety-head-office (accessed 24 September 2019)

Story by Hugh Stringleman, published 24 Nov 2008