The Magical Wooden Head
E. Mervyn Taylor, Artist
This is one of the prints in our collection. It was made in 1920-1955. The place where it was made is unknown.See full details
203 x 154mm
Monotone print, a figure stands facing a giant face with Ta Moko, lines or beams come out from its eyes down to the figure and a wavey pattern consisting of vertical lines comes from it mouth. The figure has two Huia feathers in his hair and is wearing a cloak both hands raised in his left hand he holds aloft a Taiaha.
Collection of the Sarjeant Gallery Te Whare o Rehua Whanganui. Purchased, 1955
19 Dec 1955