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Tangata Whenua was a groundbreaking six part documentary series that first screened in 1974. Historian Michael King was scriptwriter, interviewer and narrator. Each episode (remarkably screening in prime time on Sunday nights) chronicled a different iwi and included interviews with kaumatua - a first for NZ screens.
Stained Glass by angela_oxon, via Flickr
Maori warrior in the Warriors of Polynesia series. na toa maori draft 3 by Goniagnostus, via Flickr
Another in the series of Polynesian warrior figures by Michael Lothiam and Sam ʻOhu Gon. This intermediate draft does not include the bleached hair described in early accounts of Sāmoa.
Wilhelm Dittmer - Te Tohunga 1907 - Tane
Wilhelm Dittmer - Te Tohunga 1907 - Maui and Irawaru
He Tangata Marquise
Rigging and sailors, ca 1900 Photographer: David De Maus Rigging and sailors, ca 1900 Glass negative Reference No. 1/2-017260-G De Maus Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand
Nature themed prints and artwork are my absolute choice in wall hangings. I love them, and I love bring the outdoors, inside.