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[Merrett, Joseph Jenner] 1816?-1854 :Tomita ; Waka ; Nene, New Zealand Chief. 1846?]

Reference Number: A-255-019

Shows Tamati Waka Nene, standing in flax cloak, with rifle held across his body. Probably painted around the time of the Northland wars, 1845-46, in Auckland or Northland. Cf two very similar portraits, also by Merrett, of Tamati Waka Nene held by Waihi Arts Centre and Museum and by Auckland Public Library

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Watercolours and Portraits, related to Joseph Jenner Merrett, Tamati Waka Nene, Methodist Missionary Society (London), Auckland City, Ngapuhi, Men, Maori, Weapons, Maori, Maori - Clothing, Maori - Moko and Rifles.

Part of:
[Merrett, Joseph Jenner] 1816?-1854 :Tomita ; Waka ; Nene, New Zealand Chief. 1846?], Reference Number A-255-019 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Watercolour on paper 295 x 258 mm. Vertical imageSingle art work

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Use photographic copies in preference to original.

Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-000241)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - beneath image: title

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