commenced 1851 – 1950

publisher (organisation)


London, England 1848 – Dundee, Scotland 1915

The sunken pah, Lake Rotorua and Mokoia Island, New Zealand c. 1880-1890 Place made: North Island, New Zealand
Creation Notes: James S POwell arrived New Zealand 7 November 1892 on commission from James Valentine to photograph New Zealand for up to 12 months. Negative nos identified by Ken Hall
Materials & Technique: photographs, albumen prints, albumen silver photograph

Primary Insc: Handwritten title printed with plate on image lower centre "THE SUNKEN PAH LAKE ROTORUA AND MOKOIA ISLAND . N.Z.17283 J.V.". Inscribed lower left on verso in pencil "11 [sideways]".
Dimensions: 18.6 h x 28.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.81.130.7