Digitised Image

Woods, George, 1898-1963 :Hinemoa and Tutanekai. [1940s?]

Reference Number: E-205-q-026

Shows a naked woman walking thigh-deep through water, towing two gourds on a string around her waist, and dipping her left hand in the water. At the top left is a constellation of stars and these are reflected in the water.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Portraits, Conjectural works and Photolithographs, related to George Woods, Hinemoa (Maori legendary figure), Nudes, Stars, Women, Gourds and Purakau.

Part of:
Woods, George, 1898-1963 :Hinemoa and Tutanekai. [1940s?], Reference Number E-205-q-026 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w photo-mechanical print(s)Reproduction of scraperboard illustration, 152 x 203 mm.. Horizontal imageSingle art work

Historical Notes: Woods illustrated "Myths and legends of Maoriland" (1946), and this work is dated to the 1940s because of this fact.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: Colour laser printIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-005067)

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