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Bill Culbert | Slow Wonder
Bill Culbert | Slow Wonder

FREE

Bill Culbert | Slow Wonder

FREE

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Guide Kaiārahi
Guide Kaiārahi

FREE

Guide Kaiārahi

FREE

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All That Was Solid Melts
All That Was Solid Melts

FREE

All That Was Solid Melts

FREE

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The Walters Prize 2021
The Walters Prize 2021

FREE

The Walters Prize 2021

FREE

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The Back of the Painting
The Back of the Painting

The Back of the Painting

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Te Haerenga | The Passage
Te Haerenga | The Passage

FREE

Te Haerenga | The Passage

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Takoto
Takoto

FREE

Takoto

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Te Kore, Te Po, Te Ao Marama
Te Kore, Te Po, Te Ao Marama

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Te Kore, Te Po, Te Ao Marama

FREE

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CULTURAL ID; Marae, Maunga, Motu
CULTURAL ID; Marae, Maunga, Motu

FREE

CULTURAL ID; Marae, Maunga, Motu

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Puhoro
Puhoro

FREE

Puhoro

FREE

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SOLD OUT: Kintsugi workshop - September
SOLD OUT: Kintsugi workshop - September

10.30am–1.30pm

Members $135, Non-Members $190 (includes a Membership) Book now

Please note: This event is now sold out.

Kintsugi (or Kintsukuroi) is the Japanese art of repairing broken objects. Loosely translating to ‘golden joinery’, kintsugi values breakage and repair as part of the history of an object, using lacquer and powdered metal to make visible repairs.

SOLD OUT: Kintsugi workshop - September

10.30am–1.30pm

Members $135, Non-Members $190 (includes a Membership) Book now

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Mackelvie Society Lectures: Ben Nicholson, Piet Mondrian and the quest for precision
Mackelvie Society Lectures: Ben Nicholson, Piet Mondrian and the quest for preci...

7.30 – 8.30pm

Free, Gallery and Mackelvie Society Members only

Join Senior Curator of International Art, Dr Sophie Matthiesson as she reconstructs the artistic dialogue between Dutch abstract painter, Piet Mondrian and his younger British colleague, Ben Nicholson. Their relationship flourished in north London in late 1938, when the two friends worked side by side in neighbouring studios as the clouds of World War II gathered. Gallery and Mackelvie Society Members only. 

Mackelvie Society Lectures: Ben Nicholson, Piet Mondrian and the quest for preci...

7.30 – 8.30pm

Free, Gallery and Mackelvie Society Members only

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Members curator tour: The 10th Walters Prize 2021
Members curator tour: The 10th Walters Prize 2021

12—1pm

FREE (Members only)

Join Curator, Contemporary Art, Natasha Conland for a Members-only tour through this year’s nominees of Aotearoa New Zealand’s contemporary art award, the Walters Prize.

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PechaKucha #61: 'Unstoppable'
PechaKucha #61: 'Unstoppable'

6.30–9pm

From $22 + booking fees Book now

PechaKucha Auckland (Japanese for “chit chat”) is a not-for-profit event collective celebrating Auckland’s creativity. 20 slides, 20 seconds of commentary per slide. That’s it. Hosted at the Gallery, the theme of chapter #61 is 'unstoppable'. Ten creatives share their work and anticipate this powerful future.

PechaKucha #61: 'Unstoppable'

6.30–9pm

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Te Wai o Horotiu Art Hīkoi
Te Wai o Horotiu Art Hīkoi

11am–12.15pm

$25 or $22.50 (special Members price) plus service fees | Under 12s free with accompanying adult Book now

Grab your walking shoes and join one of our kaiārahi/tour guides to explore significant Māori public artworks in the heart of Tāmaki Makaurau.

Te Wai o Horotiu Art Hīkoi

11am–12.15pm

$25 or $22.50 (special Members price) plus service fees | Under 12s free with accompanying adult Book now

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Mackelvie Society Lectures: Monet’s Garden and the Japanese Bridge
Mackelvie Society Lectures: Monet’s Garden and the Japanese Bridge

7.30 – 8.30pm

Free, Gallery and Mackelvie Society Members only

Join Senior Curator of International Art, Dr Sophie Matthiesson to hear the story behind the creation of Claude Monet’s extraordinary water gardens at Giverny and the evolution of his Japanese bridge series, culminating in a discussion of a late bridge painting made by Monet, on loan at the Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki. Gallery and Mackelvie Society Members only. 

Mackelvie Society Lectures: Monet’s Garden and the Japanese Bridge

7.30 – 8.30pm

Free, Gallery and Mackelvie Society Members only

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New Members Tour: Sun 11 Jul
New Members Tour: Sun 11 Jul

3–4pm

Free for Members (RSVP required)

In this wayfinding tour, you will be introduced to the Gallery’s layout, iconic artworks and the key sites in our award-winning building, including the Members lounge.

New Members Tour: Sun 11 Jul

3–4pm

Free for Members (RSVP required)

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Death café meet-up and tour
Death café meet-up and tour

10am—12.15pm

FREE

Join us for a hosted discussion over coffee and cake about death and dying. Coinciding with the exhibition, All That Was Solid Melts, curated by Juliana Engberg, this event allows you to explore artworks that offer responses to solitude, grief, anxiety, calamity, ideas of time and restoration. 

Death café meet-up and tour

10am—12.15pm

FREE

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Members curator tour: Bill Culbert | Slow Wonder
Members curator tour: Bill Culbert | Slow Wonder

2—3pm

FREE (Members only)

Join Curator, New Zealand Art, Julia Waite for a Members-only tour through the boundless experimentation of one of New Zealand’s acclaimed conceptual artists in Bill Culbert | Slow Wonder.

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Moderna and Ferrara: Art cities off the beaten track
Moderna and Ferrara: Art cities off the beaten track

12–1pm

FREE

Join Giuseppe Gallina for this illustrated talk to learn about Modena and Ferrara: Art cities off the beaten track.

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Skyward with Reuben Paterson - Postponed
Skyward with Reuben Paterson - Postponed

6–7.30pm | New date coming soon

Members $40, Non-Members $50 Book now

Celebrate the forthcoming, spectacular sculpture by contemporary artist Reuben Paterson (Ngāti Rangitihi, Ngāi Tūhoe and Tūhourangi) – a 10-metre-high crystal waka suspended vertically and casting a galaxy of stars over the Gallery’s forecourt pool.

Skyward with Reuben Paterson - Postponed

6–7.30pm | New date coming soon

Members $40, Non-Members $50 Book now

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He tātai whetū ki te rangi | Reuben Paterson - Postponed
He tātai whetū ki te rangi | Reuben Paterson - Postponed

| New date coming soon

Free

Engage with contemporary artist Reuben Paterson’s (Ngāti Rangitihi, Ngāi Tūhoe and Tūhourangi) awe-inspiring sculpture by in this free public artist kōrero (talk). 

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Sriwhana Spong’s The painter-tailor – Live performance
Sriwhana Spong’s The painter-tailor – Live performance

2—2.20pm

Free

Renowned New Zealand musicians and audio-visual artists, Beth Dawson, Jade Farley and Alice Sparrow perform a twenty-minute improvisation of Sriwhana Spong’s ‘personal orchestra’, a key component of Spong’s Walters Prize exhibition, The Painter-tailor, 2019-2021.

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Discovering what's new with FamilySearch
Discovering what's new with FamilySearch

12–1pm

FREE

A refresher and an update to what's new with FamilySearch's New Zealand and Pacific operations manager Mike Higgins.

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Advanced Photography with Simon Devitt
Advanced Photography with Simon Devitt

11am–3.30pm

Earlybird Members $225 (book before 1 April), Members $250, Non-Members $300 (includes a membership) Book now

Photographer, lecturer and award-winning publisher Simon Devitt returns with an exciting two-day workshop (two consecutive Sundays) dedicated to developing your visual language. Expand your skillset through curated practical exercises and gain an advanced understanding of photography as a storytelling medium.

Advanced Photography with Simon Devitt

11am–3.30pm

Earlybird Members $225 (book before 1 April), Members $250, Non-Members $300 (includes a membership) Book now

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Friday Lates: Drop-in Drawing
Friday Lates: Drop-in Drawing

Fridays 6.30–8pm until 1 October 2021

FREE

Friday Lates: Drop-in Drawing

Fridays 6.30–8pm until 1 October 2021

FREE

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Whānau drop-ins – New activities each weekend!
Whānau drop-ins – New activities each weekend!

Sat & Sun 11am–3pm, public holidays and every day during school holidays

FREE

Whānau drop-ins are free, family-focused workshops held every Saturday and Sunday from 11am–3pm.

 

 

 

 

 

Whānau drop-ins – New activities each weekend!

Sat & Sun 11am–3pm, public holidays and every day during school holidays

FREE

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Friday Lates
Friday Lates

Fridays until 9pm

FREE

Friday Lates

Fridays until 9pm

FREE

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Gallery tours
Gallery tours

11.30am and 1.30pm daily

FREE

Our friendly and knowledgeable team is here to introduce you to the art, artists, stories and histories that make up our Gallery.

Gallery tours

11.30am and 1.30pm daily

FREE

Artworks

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At East Tamaki
At East Tamaki

Albin Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
pen and sepia wash
Size (h x w)
222 x 317 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of James Tannock Mackelvie, 1885
Accession no
M1885/1/131
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Parnell Bridge, The Domain
Parnell Bridge, The Domain

Albin Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
watercolour and gouache
Size (h x w)
158 x 115 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of James Tannock Mackelvie, 1885
Accession no
M1885/1/136
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Bay of Islands
Bay of Islands

Albin Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
watercolour and gouache
Size (h x w)
183 x 300 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of James Tannock Mackelvie, 1885
Accession no
M1885/1/142
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On the Waikato between Mercer and Rangiriri
On the Waikato between Mercer and Rangiriri

Albin Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
watercolour and gouache
Size (h x w)
85 x 162 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of James Tannock Mackelvie, 1885
Accession no
M1885/1/147
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Morning mist clearing near Mercer
Morning mist clearing near Mercer

Albin Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
watercolour and gouache
Size (h x w)
143 x 228 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of James Tannock Mackelvie, 1885
Accession no
M1885/1/149
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On the Great South Road
On the Great South Road

Albin Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
watercolour and gouache
Size (h x w)
117 x 170 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of James Tannock Mackelvie, 1885
Accession no
M1885/1/154
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East Tamaki
East Tamaki

Albin Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
watercolour and gouache
Size (h x w)
160 x 258 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of James Tannock Mackelvie, 1885
Accession no
M1885/1/160
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East Tamaki
East Tamaki

Albin Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
watercolour and gouache
Size (h x w)
170 x 220 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of James Tannock Mackelvie, 1885
Accession no
M1885/1/165
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Mangamanguroa Ranges
Mangamanguroa Ranges

Albin Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
watercolour
Size (h x w)
117 x 209 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of James Tannock Mackelvie, 1885
Accession no
M1885/1/167
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Pastoral landscape with horse and cart
Pastoral landscape with horse and cart

Albin Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
sepia wash and opaque white
Size (h x w)
220 x 323 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the family of the artist, 1984
Accession no
1984/7/5
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Panmure cottage and garden
Panmure cottage and garden

Albin Martin

Production date
circa 1853
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
102 x 178 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
M1992/1/2
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Landscape with trees and a man in a blue shirt
Landscape with trees and a man in a blue shirt

Albin Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
oil on linoleum
Size (h x w)
286 x 330 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
MU/95
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An Italian landscape
An Italian landscape

Albin Martin

Production date
1842
Medium
oil on canvas on board
Size (h x w)
225 x 384 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
U/153
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Woodland Scene
Woodland Scene

Albin Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
sepia and white
Size (h x w)
218 x 315 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
U/158
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Naples
Naples

Albin Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
watercolour and gouache
Size (h x w)
213 x 320 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the artist, 1887
Accession no
1887/3/4
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The death of William Thompson, the King-maker
The death of William Thompson, the King-maker

Albin Martin

Production date
1876
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
793 x 957 x 70 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Mr H C Firth, 1974
Accession no
1974/9
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Neapolitan landscape
Neapolitan landscape

Albin Martin

Production date
circa 1842
Medium
oil on paper on cardboard
Size (h x w)
367 x 562 x 60 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1989
Accession no
1989/6/2
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Morning among the Mountains: La Cava - Naples
Morning among the Mountains: La Cava - Naples

Albin Martin

Production date
1842
Medium
oil on paper
Size (h x w)
238 x 339 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the artist, 1887
Accession no
1887/3/2
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Simpson's Hotel, Coromandel Harbour
Simpson's Hotel, Coromandel Harbour

Albin Martin

Production date
1864
Medium
watercolour
Size (h x w)
340 x 255 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Old Colonist's Museum, 1916
Accession no
1887/3/7
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Knight on Horseback
Knight on Horseback

Albin Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
watercolour and gouache
Size (h x w)
108 x 171 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
MU/341
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A Devonshire valley
A Devonshire valley

Albin Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
sepia and white
Size (h x w)
220 x 310 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
U/155
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Landscape with Cattle and Figures
Landscape with Cattle and Figures

Albin Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
sepia
Size (h x w)
225 x 325 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
U/162
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East Tamaki
East Tamaki

Albin Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
pencil, watercolour and gouache
Size (h x w)
210 x 324 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of James Tannock Mackelvie, 1885
Accession no
M1885/1/133
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At Whangarei
At Whangarei

Albin Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
watercolour and gouache
Size (h x w)
205 x 162 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of James Tannock Mackelvie, 1885
Accession no
M1885/1/138
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East Tamaki
East Tamaki

Albin Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
watercolour
Size (h x w)
92 x 219 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of James Tannock Mackelvie, 1885
Accession no
M1885/1/144
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Lake Tarawera and Mount Spencer
Lake Tarawera and Mount Spencer

Albin Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
watercolour and gouache
Size (h x w)
140 x 165 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of James Tannock Mackelvie, 1885
Accession no
M1885/1/151
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Pakuranga Ranges
Pakuranga Ranges

Albin Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
watercolour and gouache
Size (h x w)
130 x 190 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of James Tannock Mackelvie, 1885
Accession no
M1885/1/156
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Otahuhu
Otahuhu

Albin Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
watercolour and gouache
Size (h x w)
140 x 190 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of James Tannock Mackelvie, 1885
Accession no
M1885/1/158
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On the Tamaki from Mr Martin's windows
On the Tamaki from Mr Martin's windows

Albin Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
watercolour and gouache
Size (h x w)
127 x 197 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of James Tannock Mackelvie, 1885
Accession no
M1885/1/162
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View from the Howick Ranges
View from the Howick Ranges

Albin Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
watercolour and gouache
Size (h x w)
127 x 232 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of James Tannock Mackelvie, 1885
Accession no
M1885/1/169
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Copy of a Wall Painting from Herculaneum
Copy of a Wall Painting from Herculaneum

Albin Martin

Production date
circa 1842
Medium
tempera
Size (h x w)
260 x 203 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Miss Nella Hickson, 1944
Accession no
1944/2/4
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Kohanga on the lower Waikato
Kohanga on the lower Waikato

Albin Martin

Production date
1861
Medium
hand-coloured lithograph
Size (h x w)
117 x 228 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Mr T V Levin, 1935
Accession no
1935/17/1
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Camp Otahuhu on the Waikato Road near Auckland, New Zealand
Camp Otahuhu on the Waikato Road near Auckland, New Zealand

Albin Martin

Production date
1861
Medium
lithograph
Size (h x w)
133 x 328 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Mr G A Martin, 1936
Accession no
1936/25
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The Landing Place, Lake Pupuke, Takapuna
The Landing Place, Lake Pupuke, Takapuna

Albin Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
watercolour and gouache
Size (h x w)
115 x 170 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of James Tannock Mackelvie, 1885
Accession no
M1885/1/135
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Tapu Creek, Thames Goldfields
Tapu Creek, Thames Goldfields

Albin Martin

Production date
Post 1860s
Medium
watercolour and gouache
Size (h x w)
197 x 251 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of James Tannock Mackelvie, 1885
Accession no
M1885/1/141
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East Tamaki
East Tamaki

Albin Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
watercolour and gouache
Size (h x w)
168 x 222 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of James Tannock Mackelvie, 1885
Accession no
M1885/1/146
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