Mrs Mihiterina Takamoana, Napier NZ

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Like a number of Te Papa's Lindauers, this portrait of Mihiterina Takamoana was part of the Dominion Museum's Fine Arts collection. The date and circumstance of its acquisition are unknown.

The portrait returned to the Hawke's Bay for the 2005 exhibition Gottfried Lindauer - 'Shadow maker'.

Dougal Austin, Curator Māori and William McAloon, Curator Historical New Zealand Art, Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

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