Print: Te Hekenga, southern coast, North Island, Aotearoa, 1956

King, Marcus (b.1891, d.1977)
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Coloured print from an original painting, Te Hekenga, southern coast, North Island, 1956. By Marcus King. The image depicts a double hulled waka.

Entitled and inscribed on the verso 'Te Hekenga. An imaginative conception showing two double hulled canoes full of Cook Island natives, nearing the Southern Coast of the North Island',
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King, Marcus (b.1891, d.1977): Artist
Paper: 0 - Whole
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2D objects (HxW): H 270 W 340mm: 0 - Whole
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