Extinction. Moko & Huia.

=Tukukino, an old fighting chief of the Ngāti Tamaterā people of the Hauraki district, North Island, New Zealand, circa

Artwork by Kathryn Furniss-  SAW artist NZ Art Show 2013

Kathryn Furniss, Artist - Artbay Gallery / New Zealand Contemporary Art

The Beaks and Tail Feathers of the Huia Bird now Extinct. I feel sad.

The Beaks and Tail Feathers of the Huia Bird now Extinct. I feel sad.

Gottfried Lindauer, Tawhiao Potatau Te Wherowhero, the second Maori King, c. 1885. Tukaroto Matutaera Potatau Te Wherowhero Tawhiao, the second Māori king, is clearly presented by Lindauer as a leading rangatira, with full-facial moko, huia feathers, pounamu ear ornament and a kahu kiwi (kiwi feather cloak).

Tawhiao Potatau Te Wherowhero the second Maori King Gottfried Lindauer

The Manuka Collectors by Nelson artist, Kathryn Furniss depicts the extinct Huia bird. Art-prints available from Image Vault Ltd

Image Vault Ltd is a distributor and publisher of fine-art prints, bespoke lampshades and wall decals.

Fiona Pardington captures the special essence of the huia feather

Photographs - Fiona Pardington - Page 2 - Australian Art Auction Records


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