Digitised Image

[King, Marcus] 1891-1977. Attributed works :[Reconstruction of the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi. ca 1950?]

Reference Number: NON-ATL-0173

A Maori man in a checked dogskin cloak signing the Treaty of Waitangi at a low table, surrounded by witnesses. There are 10 further seated Maori men, awaiting their turn. At a higher table covered with a Union Jack, are two clergymen (Henry and William Williams?), the Governer (William Hobson) and a man in a top hat (either intended for Captain Nias or James Busby). The remaining witnesses are soldiers and British men, women and children.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Marcus King, Treaty of Waitangi, Captain, RN William Hobson, James Busby, Bishop William Williams, Henry Williams, Sir Joseph Nias, Waitangi and Rangatira.

Part of:
[King, Marcus] 1891-1977. Attributed works :[Reconstruction of the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi. ca 1950?], Reference Number NON-ATL-0173 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 photograph(s)Photograph of a painting, medium unknown. Single art work

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - the Library holds a photographic copy only. The location of the original is unknown.

Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-015703)

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