Kōrero: Wahawaha, Rāpata

Rāpata Wahawaha by Gottfried Lindauer

Rāpata Wahawaha by Gottfried Lindauer

Gottfried Lindauer painted this portrait of Rāpata Wahawaha in 1890. Depicted late in his life, Rāpata is wearing the New Zealand Cross he was awarded for participating in the government’s campaign against Te Kooti. Lindauer based the portrait on a photograph.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Auckland Art Gallery – Toi o Tāmaki
by Gottfried Lindauer

Permission of Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Steven Oliver. 'Wahawaha, Rāpata', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1990, updated September, 2013. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/mi/biographies/1w1/wahawaha-rapata (accessed 22 October 2021)