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- Maker Moore, John Lysaght Remove filter Moore, John Lysaght
- Maker Unknown Remove filter Unknown
- Subject Māori Remove filter Māori
- Subject Public places Remove filter Public places
- Department Paintings Remove filter Paintings
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- Maker Pocklington Remove filter Pocklington
Oil painting depicting a canoe containing four Maori is in the foreground and hilly bush in the background. There is a niu pole and gravesite in the mid ground beside three whare. There is a Roman Catholic Mission church beside a bend in the river. Copy of a sketch by John Skinner Esq.
High cliff pictured in the foreground with waves crashing at its base. Another cliff is visible in the background. A ship is pictured on the horizon. Gulls are flying.
Portrait of an unknown Maori woman. She is seated and is wearing a cloak draped over one shoulder. The other shoulder is bare. She has long, dark hair. Her head is tilted to the side and she is looking away from the viewer.
Portrait of Te Wharepouri, a Te Atiawa chief. He has a full facial moko and is wearing a cloak. He is gesturing with a mere. He is standing on a hillock in front of a coastal scene. The ship "Tory" is pictured behind him. A waka (canoe) and several figures are pictured behind Wharepouri on the left. The background is Wellington Harbour, probably looking towards the harbour entrance, with Miramar peninsula on the right, taken from the western shore, near Petone. The painting is based on an artwork by Charles Heaphy.
Portrait of Te Rangihaeata, of Ngati Toa, with grey curly hair, cloak, taiaha, and greenstone pendant. Coastal scene depicted in the background.
Full-length portrait of Te Āti Awa chief Hōniana Te Puni (also known as Hōniana Te Puni-kokopu). He is standing holding a taiaha and is wearing a cloak trimmed with dog hair. He has a full facial ta moko. There is a bay, village and flagpole in background.
Oil painting on white glass depicting a whare on a lake edge with small group of people (in red and white) at front. A pataka (storehouse) is pictured behing the whare. Small waka with three people in water in front of whare. Large tree fern in lower left foreground.
Portrait of a Maori woman wearing a cloak and holding a large greenstone mere across her chest. She has a large tiki hanging from her neck. She wears a feather in her hair and has several tattooed lines around her mouth. She is also wearing bone (?) earrings. Pictured looking to the right (her left).