Grey Ghost | Sofia Minson Oil Painting | New Zealand Artwork

Original Sold, acrylic painting on canvas, 2400 x 2015 Limited edition print available - scroll down and click 'add to cart' Sofia Minson w.

NZ Maori Weaving panels (kowhaiwhai)

Adele Jackson These are Maori weaving patterns called Taniko for incorporating into flax skirts called piu piu, and into the woven panels of Maori meeting houses in New Zealand.

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Journal of the Polynesian Society: The Evolution Of Maori Clothing. Part IX, By Te Rangi Hiroa (P. Buck) P

Hei Matau

Medium: bone, pāua (New Zealand abalone). "This piece is an adaption of the classical Rei Puta shape. Literally, Rei Puta translates as "Treasured Opening".

Marakihau-style carving. The figure at the top is a marakihau, sometimes described as a sea taniwha.

Marakihau-style carving – Tangaroa – the sea