Drawing, Joseph Stuart Allan

Allan, Joseph Stuart

Object detail

Brief Description
Original drawing by Joseph Stuart Allan titled: He Tu-Ahu With Six Hara. Shows a Māori burial ritual and appeared in John Whites book: Ancient History of the Māori. The image is a copy of an image of a Tahitian ritual from Cook's Voyages and Polynesian researches by William Ellis.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Hand drawn in ink on paper
Height x Width: 350 x 220mm
With Compliments Regards from James Edward, Inscription
Classification terms
Credit line
gifted by anonymous
Other number(s)
m2004/19, 78534


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