Where vendor and vendee combine practical philanthropy to help fund actions to enjoy, protect, and restore the Mahurangi
Commissioned by London Queen’s Counsel Bob Moxon Browne and Mahurangi residents, marine artist Paul Deacon’s superb depiction is the first ever of the Tāmaki Makaurau region’s first Pākehā settlement. Foreground, the Royal Navy storeship Buffalo, directly competing with “Mr Brown’s Establishment ” [sic] for spars, in 1834.
image 328 x 585 mm
Three prints on offer, at amount bid by the lowest successful bidder.