Story: Tāwhiao, Tūkāroto Matutaera Pōtatau Te Wherowhero

Tāwhiao by Gottfried Lindauer

Tāwhiao by Gottfried Lindauer

Gottfried Lindauer based this 1882 portrait of Tāwhiao on his own photograph of the second Māori king.

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Auckland Art Gallery – Toi o Tāmaki
by Gottfried Lindauer

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How to cite this page:

R. T. Mahuta. 'Tāwhiao, Tūkāroto Matutaera Pōtatau Te Wherowhero', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1993, updated July, 2011. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/2t14/tawhiao-tukaroto-matutaera-potatau-te-wherowhero (accessed 30 October 2020)