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Angas, George French, 1822-1886 :Tao, a New Zealand girl [1844]

Reference Number: A-340-043

Shows a portrait of a smiling young Maori girl wearing a woven cloth skirt wrapped around the lower part of her body. Her upper half is bare, save for a string of large beads worn diagonally around her chest. She wears a large pink flower or earring in her left ear, and her hands are folded together on her chest. She is barefoot.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Watercolours, Ethnographic images and Portraits, related to Tao, George French Angas, Necklaces, Girls, Maori and Maori - Clothing.

Part of:
Angas, George French, 1822-1886 :Tao, a New Zealand girl [1844], Reference Number A-340-043 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Pencil and watercolour on card, 170 x 111 mm.. Vertical imageSingle art work

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - bottom right: Signed; Recto - bottom left: [Title]

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