Sainson, Louis Auguste de, b. 1801 (after) :Bewohner von Houa-Houa; habitans de Houa-Houa. No. 28 B. Hassler del.; lith v Honegger [Zurich, 1840]
- 1826 - 1840 - 1829
- Sainson, Louis Auguste de, 1800-; Hassler, active 1840; Honegger, Arthur - 1892-1955
Shows an adult male at the right and a young woman at the left, standing by the sea. The man has two feathers in his topknot, a short skirt, and a cloak over his shoulders and back. He is carrying a long plain spear in his right hand, and wear a tooth necklace and a gourd or handclub on a string around his neck. The young girl on the left wears a shawl, leaving her breasts exposed, and bracelet. The man has his right hand around her shoulders.
Other Titles - Inhabitants of Tolaga Bay
Quantity: 1 colour art print(s).
Physical Description: Hand coloured lithograph, 345 x 252 mm.
Provenance: Purchase: Antiquarian Art, Lower Hutt, 2008.
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- 1 colour art print(s), Works of art, Engravings, Ethnographic illustrations, Hand coloured lithograph, 345 x 252 mm., Orientation: Vertical image
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