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Portrait of a Maori chieftain [picture] / [William Hodges]
Bib ID 2251642
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Hodges, William, 1744-1797
 
Online Versions
Description [1773 Oct.] 
1 drawing : chalk ; 54.3 x 37.4 cm. 
Notes

Title from reproduction, [cat.] 2.90, in: The art of Captain Cook's voyages / Rudiger Joppien and Bernard Smith. -- Vol. 2.

Inscription on mount: New Zeland.

Drawing executed on Cook's second voyage, 1772-1775.

Also known as: Man of New Zealand.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-134428330

Subjects Maori (New Zealand people) -- Portraits.  |  Tattooing -- New Zealand -- Pictorial works.  |  Picture -- New Zealand.  |  Picture -- Portrait.  |  Picture -- NZ loan 1990.
Also Titled

Man of New Zealand

Portrait of a Maori chieftain

Exhibited Exhibited: "Treasures Gallery", National Library of Australia, 7 October 2011 - 15 December 2012.  Exhibited: Cook & Omai: The Cult of the South Seas, NLA 2001.  Exhibited: William Hodges 1744 - 1797: The Art of Exploration, Auckland Art Gallery, 3 June 2005 - 21 August 2005.  Exhibited: Drawing in Australia, ANG, 1988; Alexander Turnbull Library, 1990. 

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