Maori Moko | Maori Wahine with Moko | Webb's – New Zealand's Premier Auction ...

Maori Moko | Maori Wahine with Moko | Webb's – New Zealand's Premier Auction ...

Vanessa Edwards, Yeah Nah...Yeah, etching and monoprint on 340 x 355 mm paper, 1 of 1, 2010. Sold.

Vanessa Edwards, Yeah Nah...Yeah, etching and monoprint on 340 x 355 mm paper, 1 of 1, 2010. Sold.

Maori woman.  The permanent blue stain on a Maori woman’s tattooed mouth symbolized female beauty among her people in New Zealand. The personal facial tattoo, or moko, communicated her lineage, social position, and marriage eligibility. Photograph from Iles Photo/submitted by Chas J. Glidden, circa 1919

Maori woman. The permanent blue stain on a Maori woman’s tattooed mouth symbolized female beauty among her people in New Zealand. The personal facial tattoo, or moko, communicated her lineage, social position, and marriage eligibility. Photograph from Iles Photo/submitted by Chas J. Glidden, circa 1919

Model and ManagerOwner of N Model Management - Ngahuia Williams - NZ

Model and ManagerOwner of N Model Management - Ngahuia Williams - NZ

My latest purchase, will buy a vintage frame from the red cross shop for it

My latest purchase, will buy a vintage frame from the red cross shop for it

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The Body of Matariki by Victor Lee Te Paa, Māori artist (KX101104)

The Body of Matariki by Victor Lee Te Paa, Māori artist (KX101104)

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