Sainson, Louis Auguste de 1800- :Nouvelle-Zelande. 1.2.Vieille femme et esclave de Wangari. 3.Pako, Chef du Cap Reinga. 4.Tatouage de la Cuisse de Pako. 5.Naturel de Reinga. /de Sainson pinx[i]t. Maurin lith[ographe]. J. Tastu, Editeur. Lith. de Lemercier. Pl[ate] 57. [Paris, J. Tastu, 1833].

Sainson, Louis Auguste de 1800- :Nouvelle-Zelande. 1.2.Vieille femme et esclave de Wangari. 3.Pako, Chef du Cap Reinga. 4.Tatouage de la Cuisse de Pako. 5.Naturel de Reinga. /de Sainson pinx[i]t. Maurin lith[ographe]. J. Tastu, Editeur. Lith. de Lemercier. Pl[ate] 57. [Paris, J. Tastu, 1833].
Date
1827 - 1833
By
Sainson, Louis Auguste de, 1800-; Maurin, Antoine, 1793-1860; Tastu, J, active 1828-1833; Lemercier, Alfred Léon, active 1830s-1840s; Rodewald, Henry Marion, 1900-1988
Ref
C-010-025
Description

Portraits of Maori from Cape Reinga and Whangarei districts, with examples of face and thigh tattooing. The portraits include a facial portrait of Pako, chief of Cape Reinga, along with his thigh and buttock moko. Also an elderly woman, a slave and another man

The Astrolabe visited the north of New Zealand in late February and early March 1827, with North Cape being reached on 7 March.

Other Titles - Old woman and slave of Whangarei. Pako chief of Cape Reinga. Native of Reinga. Thigh tattoo of Pako.

Extended Title - From: Dumont d'Urville, J.S.C. "Voyage de la corvette l'Astrolabe...Atlas, vol. 1. Plate 57.

Inscriptions: Recto - beneath image - Nouvelle-Zelande. 1.2. Vieille femme et esclave de Wangari. 3.Pako, Chef de Cap Reinga. 4. Tatouage de la Cuisse de Pako. 5.Naturel de Reinga.; Recto - top right - Pl.57; Recto - bottom left - de Sainson pinxt. / J. Tastu. Editeur; Recto - bottom right - Maurin lith. / Lith. de Lemercier

Alexander Turnbull Library holds J.S.C. Dumont d'Urville's "Voyage de la corvette l'Astrolabe...Atlas, vol. 1 (1833) at fRare 910.4 DUM.

Quantity: 1 colour art print(s).

Physical Description: Lithograph, hand-coloured, 515 x 343 mm.

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Format
1 colour art print(s), Works of art, Lithographs, Portraits, Ethnographic illustrations, Lithograph, hand-coloured, 515 x 343 mm., Orientation: Vertical image
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