[Williams, John] d. 1905 :Stern of a canoe. Auckland, N.Z. [ca 1845]
Reference Number: A-079-015
The elaborately carved stern of a large waka, hauled up on a beach with cliffs behind to the left. In front of the canoe sits a Maori man in front of a small fire. He holds a pipe in his left hand and is draped in a blanket or woven flax garment. He has short hair and full facial moko. A gourd sits on the ground on the far side of the fire, and behind the man is a large pile of flax kete, with a cloak draped across the top
[Williams, John] d. 1905 :Stern of a canoe. Auckland, N.Z. [ca 1845], Reference Number A-079-015 (1 digitised items)
Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Sepia ink and wash, 367 x 253 mm. Single art work
Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Use photographic copy in preference to original.
Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-011180)
Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - bottom left: title in ink
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