Drawing, Man in a Korowai

Allan, Joseph Stuart
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Public Domain
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Brief Description
Black ink drawing of a man in a korowai, with feathers in his hair, and an earring in his left ear. Underneath the drawing is written: With compl (compliments) & regards from ..... E Ward 24/11/30. An original drawn by the artist Joseph Stuart Allan for inclusion in John White's book, Ancient History of Māori. In the book the man is published as Nga-ti-teata boy.
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Media/Materials description
Hand drawn on paper with black ink. The drawing has been glued to paper.
Height x Width: 340 x 220mm
E W 11/45, Inscription, Handwritten
With compl & regards from ..... E Ward 24/11/30, Inscription, Handwritten
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gifted by anonymous
Other number(s)
m2004/19, 73647


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