Digitised Image

Artist unknown :[The return of Hongi. 1860s]

Reference Number: A-172-037

Shows a large returning war canoe decorated with severed heads - January, 1819 - after a taua led by Hongi Hika had ravaged Bay of Plenty and East Cape tribes. A second large canoe can be seen in the background.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Gouaches, related to Hongi Hika, Ngapuhi, Pakanga and Waka.

Part of:
Artist unknown :[The return of Hongi. 1860s], Reference Number A-172-037 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Gouache on card, 184 x 360 mm. Single art work

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Use photographic copies in preference to original.

Other copies available: Colour laser copyIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-005793)

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