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Williams, Herbert William 1860-1937 :Designs of ornamentation on Maori rafters. Nos. 28, 29, 30 [1890s]

Reference Number: E-331-f-028/030

No. 28: 'From the same house as no.10 (Patiki. From a house at Muriwai, Poverty Bay)'. No. 29: 'A modern form of Mangopare (See no. 3). In the olden fo, the cross stem was curved'. No. 30: 'See 23, 24. The outline sketch shows a mistake in a drawing made for me by the artist of 11-15. This illustrates the way in which variations in the designs would be apt to originate. The other small sketch shows a method formerly in use for filling in the coloured portions instead of flat body colours' (transcription of Williams' text at the front of the volume)

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ink drawings, related to Bishop Herbert William Williams, Augustus Hamilton, Kaiti, Muriwai, Kowhaiwhai and Mahi toi.

Part of:
Williams, Herbert William 1860-1937 :Designs of ornamentation on Maori rafters. [1890s], Reference Number E-331-f (11 digitised items)

Extent: 3 drawing(s)Red & black ink drawings, each 82 x 350 mm. Art works

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