Tohunga whakairo

Maori - Master wood-carvers

An expert carver in the art of traditional carving.

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Date: 1934 From: [Ephemera of octavo size relating to ships and shipping companies, mainly on voyages to and around New Zealand. 1934] Ref: Eph-A-SHIP-1934-03 Description: Single sheet menu printed on one side shows a full luncheon menu. At the top is a hand tinted photographic illustration of a Maori carver working outside a w...
Maori carver Tuhaka Kapu demonstrating his skills at the New Zealand Centennial Exhibition in Wellington
Date: 1940 From: Deste, Eileen, 1909-1986 :Photographs of the New Zealand Centennial Exhibition, 1940 Ref: 1/2-036996-F Description: Maori carver Tuhaka Kapu demonstrating his skills at the Centennial Exhibition in Rongotai, Wellington, in 1940. Photograph taken by Eileen Deste. Quantity:...
Group, including carvers and builders, alongside the unfinished meeting house in the Maori Court of the New Zealand Centennial Exhibition
Date: 1939-1940 From: Deste, Eileen, 1909-1986 :Collection of prints and negatives Ref: 1/2-036992-F Description: Group, including carvers and builders, alongside the uncompleted meeting house in the Maori Court of the New Zealand Centennial Exhibition, 1939-1940, photog...
Date: Between 1910 and 1913 From: Commons family :Assorted negatives, photographs and postcards relating to the Commons family Ref: PA5-0066 Description: One of the panels, interior of Whakarewarewa carved house Quantity: 1 b&w photo-mechanical print(s). Physical Description: Photolithograph, 88 x 144 mm Pr...
Date: Between 1910 and 1913 From: Commons family :Assorted negatives, photographs and postcards relating to the Commons family By: Muir & Moodie (Firm) Ref: PA5-0065 Description: Maori carvers at work, Rotoiti, taken by Muir and Moodie, Dunedin ca 1910-1913 Quantity: 1 b&w photo-mechanical print(s). Physical Description: Photolithog...
Date: 18 Jul 2002-8 May 2003 By: New Zealand Māori Arts and Crafts Institute; McGregor, Taina Hoia Tangaere, 1940-; Manuel, Riki, active 1990s; Mihinui, Dorothy Huhana, 1919-2006 Ref: OHColl-1162 Description: Comprises 17 interviews with guides, carvers and weavers of the New Zealand Maori Arts and Crafts Institute in Rotorua by Taina Tangaere McGregor. Conducted ...
Date: 1909 Ref: PA1-o-1563 Description: Photographs showing construction of a large waka (canoe) near the Waikato River, ca 1909. Shows initial carving in forest where tree was felled, workers and...
Date: [1982-1990] From: Creative NZ :Photographs relating to the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council and Creative NZ Ref: PA12-5935 Description: Photographs relating to Nga Hau E Wha, the National Marae, Christchurch, New Zealand. Shows wood carvers at work and the interior of the workshop. Also sho...
Date: [1982-1990] From: Creative NZ :Photographs relating to the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council and Creative NZ Ref: PA12-5936 Description: Photographs relating to Nga Hau E Wha, the National Marae, Christchurch, New Zealand. Shows wood carvers at work and the interior of the workshop. Also sho...
Date: [1982-1990] From: Creative NZ :Photographs relating to the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council and Creative NZ Ref: PA12-5934 Description: Photographs relating to Nga Hau E Wha, the National Marae, Christchurch, New Zealand. Shows wood carvers at work. Also Tukutuku panels, some decorating the w...
Date: [Circa 1890-1910] From: New Zealand News Ltd :Photographs from the Auckland Star By: Shepherd, Cromwell, active 1903-1934 Ref: PA1-q-012 Description: Album of photographs of the Rotorua area, including images of everyday life at a Maori pa. Maori whare, meeting houses, Maori men and women wearing various ...
Date: 1958 to 1959 From: Williams, Edmund Gardner, b 1894 :Transparency slides of a trip to New Zealand and Australia By: Kiwi Colour Slides; Dominion Museum (N.Z.) Ref: PA12-8809 Description: Transparency slides of New Zealand selected by Mr Williams as a representative collection to be used in a series of lectures on his return to England. This g...
Date: ca 1930s By: Thiem, Benno, -1934 Ref: PAColl-7974 Description: New Zealand scenes taken by Ben Thiem of Hokitika ca 1930s. Comprises scenes in the thermal district, Maori portraits, mountains and glaciers, pastoral scen...
Date: [ca1982-ca1984] From: Creative NZ :Photographs relating to the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council and Creative NZ Ref: PA12-6109 Description: Maori carvers at work in an unidentified building. Quantity: 7 colour original transparency/ies 35mm strips comprising 16 images. Physical Description: Dye...
Date: [ca1982-ca1984] From: Creative NZ :Photographs relating to the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council and Creative NZ Ref: PA12-6082 Description: Maori carvers at work on a large log in an unidentified building housing a library. Quantity: 7 colour original transparency/ies 35mm strips comprising 7 im...
Date: [ca1982-ca1984] From: Creative NZ :Photographs relating to the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council and Creative NZ Ref: PA12-6114 Description: Portraits of artist Robin Kahukiwa. Maori carvers at work. Quantity: 7 colour original transparency/ies 35mm strips comprising 8 images. Physical Descript...
Date: [ca1982-ca1984] From: Creative NZ :Photographs relating to the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council and Creative NZ Ref: PA12-6115 Description: Maori wood carvers at work. Quantity: 7 colour original transparency/ies 35mm strips comprising 7 images. Physical Description: Dye coupler transparencies,...
Date: [ca1982-ca1984] From: Creative NZ :Photographs relating to the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council and Creative NZ Ref: PA12-6102 Description: Maori carvers working in an unidentified workshop. View of unidentified building. Quantity: 7 colour original transparency/ies 35mm strips comprising 13 im...
Date: [ca1982-ca1984] From: Creative NZ :Photographs relating to the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council and Creative NZ Ref: PA12-6110 Description: Maori carvers at work. Woman working on a tukutuku panel. Men performing a haka. Quantity: 7 colour original transparency/ies 35mm strips comprising 17 im...
Date: [1970s] From: Shadbolt, Maurice Francis Richard, 1932-2004 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-8044-145 Description: Drafts of article about Pine Taiapa including chronology of his life Quantity: 1 folder(s).