Drawing, Two Men Dressed in Korowai

Allan, Joseph Stuart
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Object detail

Brief Description
Black ink sketch of two men dressed in korowai. They have feathers in their hair and one man is wearing an earring.

An original drawn by the artist Joseph Stuart Allan for inclusion in John White's book, Ancient History of Māori. In the book the people are named the two Hauraki boys.

The initials at the bottom right hand corner read GFA.
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Hand drawn on paper with black ink. The sketch has been glued to paper.
Height x Width: 340 x 215mm
GFA, Signature, Handwritten
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Subject period
Credit line
gifted by anonymous
Other number(s)
m2004/19, 73639


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