A free entry

Open daily 10am — 5pm, except Christmas day

Cnr Kitchener and Wellesley Streets

Contact us

+64 9 379 1349

hello@aucklandartgallery.com

Matthew Clayton

HMS Resolution, Captain Jas Cook, and HMS Adventure, Captain Furneaux, off Cape Palliser, New Zealand, in 1773

HMS Resolution, Captain Jas Cook, and HMS Adventure, Captain Furneaux, off Cape Palliser, New Zealand, in 1773 by Matthew Clayton

Artwork Detail Request a print

Title
HMS Resolution, Captain Jas Cook, and HMS Adventure, Captain Furneaux, off Cape Palliser, New Zealand, in 1773
Artist/creator
Production date
1898
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
455 x 917 mm
Inscription
M.J. Clayton. 1898 (l.l.). “The Resolution” H.M.S. Captain James Cook and the “Adventure” H.M.S. Captain Furneaux in an Easterly breeze off Cape Palliser, NZ the day before they parted company 1773. Painted by M.T. Clayton (reverse on label).
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of William Aitken, 1899
Accession no
1899/3
Copyright
No known copyright restrictions
Department
New Zealand Art
Display status
Not on display

If you’re interested in reproducing this artwork, you can enquire here.

Request a print