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Illustrated London news :Photographs in the King Country. 'Shooting' a Native; an anxious moment. London, 1887.

Reference Number: PUBL-0033-1887-275-1

One of a group of wood engravings showing photographer Alfred H. Burton working in the King Country, photographing Maori. In this view, he is in the right foreground, aiming the camera, and under a cloth, while a Maori man poses in traditional costume, a taiaha in his right hand. Three other Maori, also dressed in traditional costume, observe proceedings

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Wood engravings, related to Alfred Henry Burton, Illustrated London News (Newspaper), King Country, Photography and Maori - Clothing.

Part of:
Illustrated London news :Photographs in the King Country. 'Shooting' a Native; an anxious moment. London, 1887., Reference Number PUBL-0033-1887-275-1 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w art print(s)Wood engraving, 63 x 97 mm. Single art work

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