A Noble Northern Chief: Atama Paparangi
- 51/1.5 (Accession Number)
- PD-1951-1-5 (Reference Number)
C.F. Goldie. 1912 (Signature)
Atama Paparangi, Te Rarawa.
Costume of korowai (Māori cloak), hei tiki (greenstone figural pendant), one huia feather adorning the hair, and kuru (greenstone ear pendant) in each ear.
- 850 mm. x 750 mm. (frame)
- 760 mm. x 640 mm. (sight)
Oil on canvas
- Maori (New Zealand people)--Portraits (General Subject)
- Hei tiki (Maori Subject)
- Painting, New Zealand--20th century (General Subject)
- Atama Paparangi (General Subject)
- Korowai (Maori Subject)
- Huia (Maori Subject)
- Kuru pounamu (Maori Subject)
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- Access by appointment (Access Notes)
Goldie, C. F. (1912) A Noble Northern Chief: Atama Paparangi. Auckland War Memorial Museum - Tamaki Paenga Hira. PD-1951-1-5.
- Original frame.
- See Blackley (1997) pp. 187-88.
- First shown at Auckland Society of Arts exhibition 1912. Price £84. 1947 estate valuation £160.
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