[Strutt, William] 1825-1915 :A Maori family mourning for the dead in the New Plymouth Maori pah. Taranaki. 1855

[Strutt, William] 1825-1915 :A Maori family mourning for the dead in the New Plymouth Maori pah. Taranaki. 1855
Date
1855
By
Strutt, William, 1825-1915
Ref
E-453-f-012-1
Description

The interior of a pa, with a whare and the palisades. Two people are seated, weeping, while a visiting man stands alongside and another person lies outside the whare. Two more visitors are standing nearby on the left, their heads bowed. One visitor is carrying a baby on her back. Two pigs are asleep on the ground in the right foreground and two kete, or food baskets lie on the ground in the left foreground

Quantity: 1 watercolour(s).

Physical Description: Pencil and wash 115 x 165 mm

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Strutt, William 1825-1915 :A collection of drawings in water colour ink and pencil illustrative of the scenery and early life of settlers and Maoris of New Zealand. 1855-1863. 2nd series. / Strutt, William 1825-1915 :A collection of drawings in water colour ink and pencil illustrative of the scenery and early life of settlers and Maoris of New Zealand. 1855-1863. 2nd series.
Format
1 watercolour(s), Works of art, Watercolours, Pencil and wash 115 x 165 mm
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