Ref: 1/2-181854-F, 2016. (Carnell, Samuel, 1832-1920: Karaitiana Takamoana. Parsons, Patrick: Ngati Kahungunu portraits, 2016. Maori portrait negatives. Alexander Turnbull Library Wellington, New Zealand).

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Enlarged glass-plate photographic negative of Karaitiana Takamoana. He is seated wearing a suit.

This is one of the 'Ōmarunui' series that includes five photographs that examine glass-plate negatives from the Alexander Turnbull Library in Wellington. The photographs in the series are of people that have links to the Battle of Ōmarunui, October 1866. The series was produced to acknowledge the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Ōmarunui otherwise known as the One Day War.
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Pigment inks on Hahnemüle Photo Rag Baryta 315gsm
Framed and glazed with Truview glass: Height x Width x Depth/Length: 1560 x 1235 x 65mm
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gifted by the MTG Foundation, reproduced with kind permission of the Artist, Alexander Turnbull Library, Gow Langsford Gallery,
Parlour Projects and MTG.
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2017/5/4, 94534
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