Untitled (portrait of a Māori woman)

Frank Denton, Artist

This is one of the photographs in our collection. It was made in Whanganui, Whanganui Region, New Zealand in circa 1920s.
Measurements
202 x 152mm
Media
black & white photograph
Description
Black and white three-quarter portrait of a young Māori woman seated and holding a mere in her right hand. Her hair is in a bob and she is wearing a chequered feather cloak. The portrait is of her head and shoulders with a plain background.
Credit Line
Collection of the Sarjeant Gallery, Te Whare o Rehua Whanganui
Collection Type
Permanent collection
Acquisition Date
01 Jul 1997

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Accession Number:
1997/22/35