Tumai Tawhiti; C.F. Goldie (1870-1947), NZ; 1913; 1956.018
Tumai TawhitiAbout this object
Tumai Tawhiti (Ngati Raukawa, Te Arawa) was born in 1812 in the Bay of Plenty. As a warrior he was fully tattooed by the age of twenty-four.
This work was painted as a companion to Memories. The Last of her Tribe also in Aigantighe’s collection.
It was reproduced in New Zealand Painting: A Concise History by Michael Dunn.
1913Medium and Materials
Oil on canvasMeasurements
77 x 63.5 cmCollection
Aigantighe Art Gallery CollectionCredit Line
Given by the South Canterbury Arts Society in 1956.Object Type
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