Digitised Image

[Piron] :Girl of New Zealand. [London, 1824]

Reference Number: PUBL-0172-2-136

A young Maori girl, bare-breasted, with a elaborate hairstyle, a flower in her left hand. She is wearing plaited flax ear adornments, with a stone or shell suspended from them, and has a feather in her hair.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Engravings and Portraits, related to Jacques Julien Houton de Labillardiere, Piron d after 1795, Women, Maori and Maori - Clothing.

Part of:
Shoberl, Frederic, 1775-1853 :The world in miniature ... (London, Printed for R. Ackerman, [1824]), Reference Number PUBL-0172 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour art print(s)Engraving, hand-coloured, 67 x 50 mm. Single art work

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Volume available only through the Research Centre, 1st floor.

Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-009254)

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