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.

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.
Date
1844 - 1847
By
Giles, John West, 1801-1870
Ref
PUBL-0014-04
Description

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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Format
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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Giles, John West, 1801-1870. 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.. Angas, George French 1822-1886 :The New Zealanders Illustrated. London, Thomas McLean, 1847.. Ref: PUBL-0014-04. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. /records/22875161

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