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Williams, John, 1796-1839 :[Tepo a chief of Raratonga. Printed in oil colours by George Baxter... London; ca 1837. From a painting by J. Williams Jun]

Reference Number: B-088-006

A standing male, possibly Te Po Kurikuri. He has full body tattoo, a spear in his left hand, a fan in his right. He is wearing an elaborate head-dress and is draped with a cloth over his shoulders and his hips. in the background are a Rarotongan canoe, a European sailing ship, hills and coconut trees.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Portraits and Lithographs, related to George Baxter, Te Po Kurikuri, Rev John Williams, Lady Georgia Constance Wilford, Rarotonga, Tattooing - Cook Islands, Men, Cook Islander - Cook Islands - Rarotonga and Clothing and dress - Cook Islands.

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Williams, John, 1796-1839 :[Tepo a chief of Raratonga. Printed in oil colours by George Baxter... London; ca 1837. From a painting by J. Williams Jun], Reference Number B-088-006 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour art print(s)Lithograph (coloured Baxter print) 145 x 91 mm. Single art work

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Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-002065)

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