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Robert James Elliot, Queen Pomaree's residence at Oparrea, Tahiti, 1822

Robert James Elliot, Queen Pomaree's residence at Oparrea, Tahiti, 182...

Queen Pomaree's residence at Oparrea, Tahiti, 1822, with her husband's tomb in the same enclosure. Pencil on sheet 180 x 274 mm. Queen Pomare's residence is shown behind a low fence, with a park setting in the... More

Ariipaea Haumure Vairaatoa Pomare

Ariipaea Haumure Vairaatoa Pomare

Français : Ari'ipaea Haumure Vaira'atoa Pomare, Chef de Pare-Arue en 1880.

Princesse Aimata, La Famille Royale de Tahiti, Te Papa Tongarewa

Princesse Aimata, La Famille Royale de Tahiti, Te Papa Tongarewa

The Royal Family of Tahiti, Compiled by French photographer Madame Hoare in 1885 from earlier photographs and paintings by others and photographs taken by herself. This version is a reprint from a 1906 book.

La Famille Royale de Tahiti, Te Papa Tongarewa crop

La Famille Royale de Tahiti, Te Papa Tongarewa crop

The Royal Family of Tahiti, Compiled by French photographer Madame Hoare in 1885 from earlier photographs and paintings by others and photographs taken by herself. This version is a reprint from a 1906 book.

Pomare III or Prince Ariiaue - Public domain portrait print

Pomare III or Prince Ariiaue - Public domain portrait print

Français : Le montage photographique de la famille royale de Tahiti, exécuté vers 1880, par le photographe Hoare, donne, en haut, une image de Pomaré III (1820-1827). Il est représenté avec des cheveux coupés ... More

William Ellis, Oammo, 1777 - Public domain portrait engraving

William Ellis, Oammo, 1777 - Public domain portrait engraving

Ellis, William Webb, d 1785 :Oammo [1777]. Date: 1777. Ref: A-264-023-2. Full face head and shoulders portrait of Amo, the Ara nui of Papara, Tahiti, husband of Oberea. He is shown with a small beard and a scar... More

The Four Arikis of Rarotonga and one of Tahiti, 1899

The Four Arikis of Rarotonga and one of Tahiti, 1899

The Four Arikis of Rarotonga and one of Tahiti. Group portrait, from left to right, Henoi (Tahitian Prince), Tinomana (Queen), Makea (Queen), and Pa.

Ari'ipaea Vaira'atoa Haumure - Public domain portrait print

Ari'ipaea Vaira'atoa Haumure - Public domain portrait print

Français : Ari'ipaea Vaira'atoa Haumure, Chef de Pare-Arue en 1849.

Duke of Edinburgh with Tahitian royal ladies, 1870 (cleaned)

Duke of Edinburgh with Tahitian royal ladies, 1870 (cleaned)

Deutsch: Gruppe königlicher tahitischer Frauen mit Prinz Alfred, Herzog von Edinburgh und anderen europäischen Männern. Visitporträt, 1870, Fotograf unbekannt. Prinz Alfred (Sohn von Königin Victoria von Engla... More

Le Chartier - Tahiti et les colonies françaises de la Polynésie, plate page 0080

Le Chartier - Tahiti et les colonies françaises de la Polynésie, plate...

Français : Tahiti et les colonies françaises de la Polynésie. Chef de district et sa femme. English: Tahiti and French colonies of French Polynesia. District chief and his wife.

Maheanu'u a Mai - A black and white photo of a man with a mustache

Maheanu'u a Mai - A black and white photo of a man with a mustache

Français : Tehapai a Mai dit Maheanu'u a Mai, Pasteur de Faaa (1830–1886).

Princesse Teriinavaroa, La Famille Royale de Tahiti, Te Papa Tongarewa

Princesse Teriinavaroa, La Famille Royale de Tahiti, Te Papa Tongarewa

The Royal Family of Tahiti, Compiled by French photographer Madame Hoare in 1885 from earlier photographs and paintings by others and photographs taken by herself. This version is a reprint from a 1906 book.

Princesse Tepairu or Tapiria, La Famille Royale de Tahiti, Te Papa Tongarewa

Princesse Tepairu or Tapiria, La Famille Royale de Tahiti, Te Papa Ton...

The Royal Family of Tahiti, Compiled by French photographer Madame Hoare in 1885 from earlier photographs and paintings by others and photographs taken by herself. This version is a reprint from a 1906 book.

Queen Pomare with her husband and children, going to church in Tahiti, 1844

Queen Pomare with her husband and children, going to church in Tahiti,...

Queen Pomare with her husband and children, going to church in Tahiti. [London : Pictorial times, 1844] 1 print : wood engraving ; 13.1 x 14.2 cm.

Aitoa a Tumata'aroa - A black and white photo of a man with a mustache

Aitoa a Tumata'aroa - A black and white photo of a man with a mustache

Français : Aitoa a Tumata'aroa, Chef de Paea (1838– ).

Tere a Patiahia - A black and white photo of a man in a suit and tie

Tere a Patiahia - A black and white photo of a man in a suit and tie

Français : Tere a Patiahia, Chef de Mataiea (1830–1886). Public domain photograph, 19th-century male portrait, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Ti.po.taa. Brother of Otoo, 1802, watercolour

Ti.po.taa. Brother of Otoo, 1802, watercolour

Ti.po.taa. Brother of Otoo, 1802. Watercolour. Signed 'I.W. Lewin' at lower right, in pencil. Titled `Ti.po.taa' at lower left in pencil. On reverse `No.4' in ink and `Brother of Otoo' in pencil. Titre : Ti.po... More

Tapa ou Paraka, chef de Huihiai, 1802, pale ink wash or grey watercolour over graphite on wove paper

Tapa ou Paraka, chef de Huihiai, 1802, pale ink wash or grey watercolo...

Tapa or Parraka, chef de Huihiai, 1802. Drawing - 29.2 x 24.1 cm - pale ink wash or grey watercolour over graphite on wove paper. Titre : Tapa or Parraka, chef de Huihiai Auteur : John William Lewin Date : 18... More

Potatua a Pohuetea - Public domain portrait print

Potatua a Pohuetea - Public domain portrait print

Français : Potatua a Pohuetea, Chef de Puna'auia (1722–1792). Public domain photograph, 19th-century male portrait, politician, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Royal Family of Tahiti, 1864

Royal Family of Tahiti, 1864

Français : La famille royale au début des années 60. Peu à peu le statut d’une administration tahitienne côtoyant l’administration coloniale se réduisit à la subordination de la première à la seconde. Cependan... More

Captain Wallis, on his arrival at O'Taheite, in conversation with Oberea the Queen

Captain Wallis, on his arrival at O'Taheite, in conversation with Ober...

Artist impression of the encounter of Samuel Wallis with Queen Oberea (Purea) of Tahiti

Ti.po.ti, King of Eimeo, 1802, pencil on wove paper

Ti.po.ti, King of Eimeo, 1802, pencil on wove paper

Ti.po.ti, King of Eimeo, 1802. Drawing - 28.5 x 22.0 cm - pencil on wove paper. Signed `I.W. Lewin' at lower right in pencil. Titre : Ti.po.ti, king of Eimeo Auteur : John William Lewin Date : 1802 ? Sujet : ... More

Chefs de L'Isle Taïti. (Isles de la Sociéte) 1. Otouré. 2. Oupaparou

Chefs de L'Isle Taïti. (Isles de la Sociéte) 1. Otouré. 2. Oupaparou

Chefs de L'Isle Taïti. (Isles de la Sociéte) 1. Otouré. 2. Oupaparou. Depiction from "Voyage autour du Monde, exécuté par ordre du Roi, sur la corvette de sa Majesté, La Coquille pendant les années 1822, 1823,... More

Duke of Edinburgh with Tahitian royal ladies (restored)

Duke of Edinburgh with Tahitian royal ladies (restored)

Deutsch: Gruppe königlicher tahitischer Frauen mit Prinz Alfred, Herzog von Edinburgh und anderen europäischen Männern. Visitporträt, 1870, Fotograf unbekannt. Prinz Alfred (Sohn von Königin Victoria von Engla... More

Raihauti a Terearo - A black and white photo of a man with a mustache

Raihauti a Terearo - A black and white photo of a man with a mustache

Français : Raihauti a Terearo (21 novembre 1879 – 4 juin 1900), Chef de Pare. Signataire de l'annexion de Tahiti à la France le 29 juin 1880.

The Four Arikis of Rarotonga and one of Tahiti, Auckland Weekly News, 12 May 1899

The Four Arikis of Rarotonga and one of Tahiti, Auckland Weekly News, ...

The Four Arikis of Rarotonga and one of Tahiti. Group portrait, from left to right, Henoi (Tahitian Prince), Tinomana (Queen), Makea (Queen), and Pa. Taken from the supplement to the Auckland Weekly News 12 Ma... More

Queen Oberea welcoming Captain Wallis. Tahiti, Le Costume Ancien et Moderne by Giulio Ferrario, 1827
Pomare IV and Ariifaaite

Pomare IV and Ariifaaite

Queen Pōmare IV of Tahiti (1813-1877) and her consort Prince Tenaniʻa Ariʻi-Faʻaite-a-Hiro (1820-1873). The prince is probably wearing the uniform of a post Captain in the Royal Navy presented by Queen Victoria in 1843.

Hitoti a Manua dit Vaiturai

Hitoti a Manua dit Vaiturai

Français : Hitoti a Manua dit Vaitura'i, Chef de Tiare (1770–1846).

Captain Wallis and Queen Oberea at Tahiti

Captain Wallis and Queen Oberea at Tahiti

Public domain vintage photo from New Zealand archive, 18th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description.

Hari.ri.did.oai, a Chief woman of Otahaiti, 1802, watercolour

Hari.ri.did.oai, a Chief woman of Otahaiti, 1802, watercolour

Hari.ri.did.oai, a Chief woman of Otahaiti, 1802. Watercolour. Signed `I.W. Lewin' at lower right in pencil. Titled `Poie.tee/Brother of Pomarre at lower left in pencil. Titre : Hari.ri.did.oai, chief woman o... More

Two young women, Tahiti, c 1860's

Two young women, Tahiti, c 1860's

Two young women, Tahiti, c 1860's. The woman on the right is possibly a member of the Tahitian royal family; the woman on the left appears to be of European descent.

Opuhara Salmon et son épouse Teriinavahoroa, fille de Tamatoa V – Bébé Poma

Opuhara Salmon et son épouse Teriinavahoroa, fille de Tamatoa V – Bébé...

Opuhara Salmon (1875–1908) et son épouse Teriinavahoroa (1877–1918), fille de Tamatoa V – Bébé Poma (1904–1973).

Ariipeu a Hiro or Prince Mairau, La Famille Royale de Tahiti, Te Papa Tongarewa

Ariipeu a Hiro or Prince Mairau, La Famille Royale de Tahiti, Te Papa ...

The Royal Family of Tahiti, Compiled by French photographer Madame Hoare in 1885 from earlier photographs and paintings by others and photographs taken by herself. This version is a reprint from a 1906 book.

Tariirii a Vehiatua i te Matai

Tariirii a Vehiatua i te Matai

Français : Tariirii a Vehiatua i te Matai, Chef de Mahina (1822–1889).

O.tei.hea, king of Huihiai, 1802, pencil on wove paper

O.tei.hea, king of Huihiai, 1802, pencil on wove paper

O.tei.hea, king of Huihiai, 1802. Drawing - 28.1 x 21.9 cm - pencil on wove paper. Signed `I.W. Lewin' at lower right in pencil. Titre : O.tei.hea, king of Huihiai Auteur : John William Lewin Date : 1802 ? Su... More

Norman Brander, La Famille Royale de Tahiti, Te Papa Tongarewa

Norman Brander, La Famille Royale de Tahiti, Te Papa Tongarewa

The Royal Family of Tahiti, Compiled by French photographer Madame Hoare in 1885 from earlier photographs and paintings by others and photographs taken by herself. This version is a reprint from a 1906 book.

Teriirere Ahurai Teriinui, La Famille Royale de Tahiti, Te Papa Tongarewa

Teriirere Ahurai Teriinui, La Famille Royale de Tahiti, Te Papa Tongar...

The Royal Family of Tahiti, Compiled by French photographer Madame Hoare in 1885 from earlier photographs and paintings by others and photographs taken by herself. This version is a reprint from a 1906 book.

William Ellis, Tohaw, 1777 - Public domain portrait drawing

William Ellis, Tohaw, 1777 - Public domain portrait drawing

Ellis, William Webb, d 1785 :Tohaw. [1777]. Date: 1777. Ref: A-264-020-1. Half-length frontal drawing of a man. He is bearded, heavily built and middle-aged and wears his hair in a topknot. He is bare to the wa... More

Captain Samuel Wallis of HMS Dolphin being received by the Queen of Otaheite, July 1767

Captain Samuel Wallis of HMS Dolphin being received by the Queen of Ot...

Title: Captain Samuel Wallis of HMS Dolphin being received by the Queen of Otaheite, July 1767. Type: Engraving. Description: Engraved by J. Hall for inclusion as plate xxii within John Hawkesworth's Voyages..i... More

Chief of Otaheiti, 1802, pencil on wove paper

Chief of Otaheiti, 1802, pencil on wove paper

Chief of Otaheiti, 1802. Drawing - 29.3 x 22.2 cm - pencil on wove paper. Signed `I.W. Lewin' at lower right in pencil. Titled 'Chief of Otaheiti' at lower left in pencil. Titre : Chief of Otaheiti Auteur : J... More

Public Domain Images - I.deah, 1802, watercolour

Public Domain Images - I.deah, 1802, watercolour

I.deah, 1802. Watercolour. Signed and dated 'J.W. Lewin, 1802' at lower right. Titled at lower left in pencil. On reverse `Mother of the present wife of the late King of Otaheite'. Titre : I.deah, 1802 Auteur ... More

Princess Teriinavahoroa, La Famille Royale de Tahiti, Te Papa Tongarewa

Princess Teriinavahoroa, La Famille Royale de Tahiti, Te Papa Tongarew...

The Royal Family of Tahiti, Compiled by French photographer Madame Hoare in 1885 from earlier photographs and paintings by others and photographs taken by herself. This version is a reprint from a 1906 book.

Public Domain Images - Oteah, 1802, watercolour

Public Domain Images - Oteah, 1802, watercolour

Oteah, 1802. Watercolour. Signed `I.W. Lewin' at lower right in pencil. Titled `Oteah' at lower left in pencil. On reverse `No.3' in ink and `Cicisbeo of Ideah' in pencil. Titre : Oteah, 1802 Auteur : John Wil... More

Teremoemoe (wife of Pomare II), Pomare (or Tapoa, spouse of Pomare IV), Pomare Vahine, Otoore. Drawings by Jules Louis Lejeune, 1823

Teremoemoe (wife of Pomare II), Pomare (or Tapoa, spouse of Pomare IV)...

Teremoemoe (wife of Pomare II), Pomare (or Tapoa, spouse of Pomare IV), Pomare Vahine, Otoore. Drawings by Jules Louis Lejeune, 1823. Service Hydrographique de la Marine.

Ariipeu a Hiro or Prince Mairau

Ariipeu a Hiro or Prince Mairau

Ariipeu a Hiro, the brother-in-law of Queen Pōmare IV. Identified as Prince Mairau at the Musée de Tahiti et des Îles.

Duke of Edinburgh with Tahitian royal ladies, 1870

Duke of Edinburgh with Tahitian royal ladies, 1870

Group of Tahitian royal women with Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh, and other European men. Carte-de-visite photograph, 1870, photographer unknown. Prince Alfred (son of Queen Victoria of England) visited Tah... More

Fanau'e a Ti'ihivaari'iotoa

Fanau'e a Ti'ihivaari'iotoa

Français : Fanau'e a Ti'ihivaari'iotoa, Chef de Papeari (1816–1901). Public domain photograph, 19th-century male portrait, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description