Angas, George French, 1822-1886 :Rangihaeata's celebrated house on the island of Mana called "Kaitangata" (eat man) / George French Angas [delt]; J. W. Giles [lith]. Plate 4. 1847.
- 1844 - 1847
- Giles, John West, 1801-1870
Depicts the whare whakairo (carved house) "Kaitangata" with carved lintel, posts and gables, said by the artist to have been carved by Te Rangihaeata himself. Two figures are seated on the edge of the porch, and a gourd stands on the ground beside them. The carved face supporting the ridge pole is said to represent Rangihaeata himself.
Angas visited New Zealand in 1844
Quantity: 1 colour art print(s).
Physical Description: Tinted lithograph, hand-coloured, 245 x 340 mm.
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- 1 colour art print(s), Works of art, Lithographs, Ethnographic illustrations, Albums, Tinted lithograph, hand-coloured, 245 x 340 mm., Orientation: Horizontal image
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