Kereopa Te Rau | National Library of New Zealand
Portrait of Kereopa Te Rau taken on 8 December 1871, a few weeks before he was hanged on 5 January 1872. A piupiu is around his shoulders. Taken by...
Maori chief Tamarere - Photograph taken by William Henry Thomas Partington | National Library of New Zealand
Tamarere, Maori chief from Atene and Koriniti, photographed by William Henry Thomas Partington, circa 1895. He wears a long feather in his hair (cl...
Auction « Wed, 02 May, 2012 « Work 171.000000
- International Art Centre - Fine Art Dealers, Auctioneers & Valuers - Situated in the heart of Auckland's historic Parnell, the International Art Centre has been the centre of the New Zealand Art Market since 1971. The gallery features the best of New Zealand traditional art and a growing number of leading contemporary New Zealand artists, along with a varied selection of European paintings.
How traditional Maori face tattoos called Moko describe without words
Striking images, taken by New Zealand's first ever photographer, Elizabeth Pulman, depict the way of life of the Maori, including their unique method of tattooing the face called ta moko, shown.
44 Captivating Native Maori Portraits From 19th Century New Zealand - Flashbak
In 1815, the first British missionaries arrived in Aotearoa (land of the long white cloud). Dubbed Nieuw Zeeland by adventurer Abel Tasman Nieuw Zeeland, after the Dutch province of Zeeland, the country would be changed in 1840 when the British and many Maori tribes signed the Treaty of Waitangi.
'Queen Emma', Thames | Collections Online
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