Hinetītama is the daughter of Hineahuone, who was formed from the earth, and Tāne. Hinetītama ultimately became Hine-nui-te-pō, the goddess of the dead, when she fled to the underworld after discovering that her husband, Tāne, was also her father.
Courtesy of Robyn Kahukiwa
Using this item
Te Manawa, Te Manawa Art Society
Oil on board by Robyn Kahukiwa, 1980
This item has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. It is the responsibility of the user of any material to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.