Drawing, Two Boys Dressed in Korowai

Allan, Joseph Stuart
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Object detail

Brief Description
Black ink drawing of two boys dressed in korowai seated on a mat in a whare with a damaged back wall from which a basket is hanging.

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 Nga-ti Mahuta boys.

This is part (d) of a series with the same accession number.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Hand drawn on paper with black ink. The sketch has been glued to paper.
Height x Width: 220 x 340mm
Classification terms
Credit line
gifted by anonymous
Other number(s)
m2004/19, 73640


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