Untitled (portrait of Māori woman in cloak)

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
156 x 206mm
Media
black & white photograph
Description
Black and white portrait of a Māori woman seated on the floor and on top of a cloak. She is draped in a feather cloak with taaniko woven edging. There is a mere next to her on the floor. She is wearing her hair loose and long.
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:
1997/22/30