Possibly Hawaiian. <em>Tapa Sheet</em>, mid 19th–early 20th century. Barkcloth, pigment, 93 5/16 x 74in. (237 x 188cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, 14.24. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 14.24_acetate_bw.jpg)

Tapa Sheet

Artist:HawaiianCook Islands Maori

Medium: Barkcloth, pigment

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:mid 19th–early 20th century

Dimensions: 93 5/16 x 74in. (237 x 188cm) folded: 24 5/8 × 20 1/16 in. (62.5 × 51 cm)


Accession Number: 14.24

Image: 14.24_acetate_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Tapa sheet with design in two halves, one triangular and lozenge designs filled with leaves and dots; the other larger circles filled with the same; black and red-orange on light tan. Object housed with fragment

Brooklyn Museum