Kōrero: Brees, Samuel Charles

Samuel Charles Brees

Samuel Charles Brees

After working for the New Zealand Company, Samuel Charles Brees returned to London and between 1849 and 1851 exhibited a much-admired panorama consisting of enlargements of his sketches of Wellington. This lithograph of him in front of a section of the panorama was used for advertising purposes.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: B-031-034
Lithograph by G. B. Black

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.

Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Marian Minson. 'Brees, Samuel Charles', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1990. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/mi/biographies/1b31/brees-samuel-charles (accessed 13 May 2021)