Kōrero: Otago region

‘Approach to Dunedin, evening’

‘Approach to Dunedin, evening’

Artist William Mathew Hodgkins, who had been painting since his arrival in Dunedin in 1862, made this evocative watercolour of outer Otago Harbour in the late 1880s. There is a paddle steamer in the foreground and other ships in the middle distance.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: A-182-026
Watercolour by William Mathew Hodgkins

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Malcolm McKinnon, 'Otago region - Art, writing and music', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/artwork/22722/approach-to-dunedin-evening (accessed 6 June 2020)

He kōrero nā Malcolm McKinnon, updated 1 May 2015