Come face to face with the leading Māori protagonists of nineteenth-century New Zealand (Aotearoa) in a series of arresting images by the country’s most prolific portrait painter, Gottfried Lindauer. These paintings, revered embodiments of Māori ancestors, document a fascinating and tumultuous era of cross-cultural interactions.

Start Date
Saturday, September 9, 2017
End Date
Sunday, April 1, 2018
de Young Museum

The Māori Portraits: Gottfried Lindauer's New Zealand

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