RONGO.TANGATAKE.TUHURA

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Illustrations

The Creation of Hineahuone - Based on Michelangelo's 'The Creation of Adam'

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The Creation of Hineahuone - Based on Michelangelo's 'The Creation of Adam'
Tane Mahuta (God of Forests, Light and Life) reaches out to Hineahuone (The Earth-Formed Maid, the first woman). Sat upon Papatuanuku's (Mother Earth's) cloak, that which Tane weaved the pattern of life into, Hineahuone receive's the life giving breath or Haa of Tane. Artist: Rongo Tangatake Tuhura, 2013 Medium: Pen on Paper Size: A2
Posted on December 1, 2013 Slideshow