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Dittmer, Wilhelm, 1866-1909 :Maui's fight with the sun. [London, Routledge, 1907]

Reference Number: PUBL-0088-057

An imaginative reconstruction to illustrate a legend titled Maui fighting the sun, showing legendary Maori figure Maui battling with the sun, in the shape of a carved figure.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Wilhelm Dittmer, Maui (Atua), Nudes, Sun and Battles.

Part of:
Dittmer, Wilhelm, 1866-1909 :Te Tohunga. The ancient legends and traditions of the Maoris, orally collected and pictured by W. Dittmer. London, Routledge, 1907, Reference Number PUBL-0088 (3 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w photo-mechanical print(s)Photolithograph of ink drawing. Single art work

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

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures750. Dittmer, Wilhelm. Maui fighting the sun.(DFP-005950)

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