This website uses cookies to provide a rich user experience. Please consult our Cookie Policy to learn about what cookies this website uses, or to control the cookies you receive. You need do nothing if you are happy to receive cookies.
Look and Learn History Picture Library License images from £2.99
15,985 of 374,146

The Heroism of a Maori woman

Active selection:    
The Heroism of a Maori Woman.  Risking her own life, Huria struggled through the boiling sea to run a line from the stranded brig to the shore.  Then, when the line was secure, she and two Maoris helped the ship's crew and its one passenger as they, exhausted and half-drowned, struggled along the makeshift lifeline.  Artwork loaned to Look and Learn for scanning by The Gallery of Illustration.

Buy this image

Available worldwide for immediate download up to 4,520 x 5,744 pixels.


  1. Register (in 30 seconds) or log in.
  2. Select image(s).
  3. Click on Buy selection.
  4. Choose intended use or request a quote.
  5. Confirm terms & conditions.
  6. Pay by PayPal/card or bank transfer.

Can we help?

For volume pricing, high-res previews, credit terms, or any other queries, please contact us.