This portrait of Te Horetā, also known as Te Taniwha, was almost certainly painted from a photograph many years after Te Horetā’s death in 1853. Te Horetā was an important chief of Ngāti Whanaunga.
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Auckland Art Gallery – Toi o Tāmaki
Oil painting by Gottfried Lindauer
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