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Civilisation, Photography, Now
Civilisation, Photography, Now

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Civilisation, Photography, Now

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The Body Reborn
The Body Reborn

The Body Reborn

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Radical Beginnings
Radical Beginnings

Radical Beginnings

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Seeing Moana Oceania
Seeing Moana Oceania

Seeing Moana Oceania

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Flight Plan
Flight Plan

Flight Plan

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Love, Longing, Loss
Love, Longing, Loss

Love, Longing, Loss

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Zine Lino Printmaking Workshop
Zine Lino Printmaking Workshop

10.30am–3.30pm

General admission, $28 plus fees; Creative Caregivers, $40 plus fees (includes two people) Book now

Zine Lino Printmaking Workshop

10.30am–3.30pm

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Zine Zone Drop In
Zine Zone Drop In

11am–4pm

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Zine Zone Drop In

11am–4pm

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Zine Binding Workshop
Zine Binding Workshop

11am–2pm

General admission, $28 plus fees; Creative Caregivers, $40 plus fees (includes two people) Book now

Zine Binding Workshop

11am–2pm

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An Enchanted Tea Experience
An Enchanted Tea Experience

11am–12.30pm & 2pm-3.30pm

$40 plus booking fees for Non Members, $22.50 plus booking fees for Gallery Members Book now

An Enchanted Tea Experience

11am–12.30pm & 2pm-3.30pm

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Japonism in Fashion lecture: 1860s to 1930s
Japonism in Fashion lecture: 1860s to 1930s

5.30pm–6.45pm

Members $15, non-Members $20 Book now

In 2003, textile and dress historian Angela Lassig brought the exhibition Japonism in Fashion, initiated and developed by the Kyoto Costume Institute in 1989, to Te Papa Tongarewa and Christchurch Art Gallery. Now she will give two lectures on this topic as part of our events programme for the exhibition Enchanted Worlds: Hokusai, Hiroshige and the Art of Edo Japan.

Japonism in Fashion lecture: 1860s to 1930s

5.30pm–6.45pm

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SOLD OUT Kintsugi workshop
SOLD OUT Kintsugi workshop

10.30am–1pm & 2pm–4pm

Members $125, Non-Members $185 (includes a Membership) Book now

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

10.30am–1pm & 2pm–4pm

Members $125, Non-Members $185 (includes a Membership) Book now

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Japonism in Fashion lecture: 1930s to the present day
Japonism in Fashion lecture: 1930s to the present day

5.30pm–6.45pm

Members $15, non-Members $20 Book now

In 2003, textile and dress historian Angela Lassig brought the exhibition Japonism in Fashion, initiated and developed by the Kyoto Costume Institute in 1989, to Te Papa Tongarewa and Christchurch Art Gallery. Now she will give two lectures on this topic as part of our events programme for the exhibition Enchanted Worlds: Hokusai, Hiroshige and the Art of Edo Japan.

Japonism in Fashion lecture: 1930s to the present day

5.30pm–6.45pm

Members $15, non-Members $20 Book now

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Simon Devitt photography workshop
Simon Devitt photography workshop

11am–3.30pm

$150 for Members, $210 for Non Members (includes one-year Gallery Membership) Book now

Photographer, lecturer and award-winning publisher Simon Devitt is back with his half-day workshop in which you will discover new perspectives and work on further developing your own visual language through photography. Walk away with fresh ideas on how to use photography as a storytelling medium, drawing inspiration from our upcoming exhibition Civilisation, Photography, Now.

 

Simon Devitt photography workshop

11am–3.30pm

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Artworks

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A copy of a Page from an Old Missal
A copy of a Page from an Old Missal

Unknown artist

Production date
19th century?
Medium
gouache, ink, gilt
Size (h x w)
218 x 179 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Sir George Grey, 1887
Accession no
1887/1/47
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The Ship Matilda Wattenbach
The Ship Matilda Wattenbach

Unknown artist

Production date
Unknown
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
609 x 917 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Mrs Hughes, 1938
Accession no
1938/10
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Barracks, Britomart Point
Barracks, Britomart Point

Unknown artist

Production date
1841
Medium
pencil
Size (h x w)
85 x 140 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Mr J W Williamson, 1938
Accession no
1938/4/3
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Christian under Mount-Sinai
Christian under Mount-Sinai

Unknown artist

Production date
late 18th century
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
142 x 85 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
U/233/1
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Landscape
Landscape

Unknown artist

Production date
Unknown
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
559 x 676 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
U/235
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Near Glastonbury
Near Glastonbury

Unknown artist

Production date
19th century?
Medium
watercolour
Size (h x w)
324 x 454 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
U/246
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Transivimus per ignem et aquam et educes nos in refigerium
Transivimus per ignem et aquam et educes nos in refigerium

Unknown artist

Production date
1652
Medium
engraving
Size (h x w)
368 x 428 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
U/270
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Portrait of a Young Woman
Portrait of a Young Woman

Unknown artist

Production date
1870
Medium
watercolour on card
Size (h x w)
169 x 125 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
U/264
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Illustration: Woman and children compared to hen and chickens
Illustration: Woman and children compared to hen and chickens

Unknown artist

Production date
19th century
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
78 x 123 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
U/319
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A ceremony inviting a nobleman to occupy a throne
A ceremony inviting a nobleman to occupy a throne

Unknown artist

Production date
circa 1750
Medium
tempera
Size (h x w)
273 x 354 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
U/210
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A Knight and His Family
A Knight and His Family

Unknown artist

Production date
19th century
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
137 x 86 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
U/223
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Christian ascends the Hill Difficulty
Christian ascends the Hill Difficulty

Unknown artist

Production date
late 18th century
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
138 x 83 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
U/233/4
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Shepherd Boy with Knight and Family in Background
Shepherd Boy with Knight and Family in Background

Unknown artist

Production date
19th century
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
150 x 95 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
U/228
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Homme et Femme de Dereif
Homme et Femme de Dereif

Unknown artist

Production date
Unknown
Medium
engraving
Size (h x w)
108 x 149 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
U/221
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Untitled #129
Untitled #129

Unknown artist

Production date
circa 1898-circa 1899
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
195 x 145 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, The Ilene and Laurence Dakin Bequest, purchased 1999
Accession no
1999/18/129
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Tapa Cloth
Tapa Cloth

Unknown artist

Production date
circa 1778
Medium
ink on tapa cloth
Size (h x w)
210 x 128 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, Chartwell Gift Collection, 2013
Accession no
2013/19/7
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Interior of Henry the Seventh's Chapel, Westminster Abbey
Interior of Henry the Seventh's Chapel, Westminster Abbey

Unknown artist

Production date
19th century
Medium
lithograph
Size (h x w)
311 x 232 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the relatives of Mr T V Gulliver, 1939
Accession no
1939/4/76
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Flute Mask
Flute Mask

Unknown artist

Production date
Unknown
Medium
wood, pigment, feathers
Size (h x w)
970 x 390 x 110 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1988
Accession no
C1994/1/259
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From the Auckland Domain
From the Auckland Domain

Unknown artist

Production date
1849
Medium
watercolour
Size (h x w)
174 x 251 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Lady Spens, 1940
Accession no
1940/15/2
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Supreme Court, Auckland
Supreme Court, Auckland

Unknown artist

Production date
early 20th century
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
150 x 201 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Marshall Seifert, 2002
Accession no
2002/28/3/2
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Piha, West Coast, Auckland
Piha, West Coast, Auckland

Unknown artist

Production date
early 20th century
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
149 x 202 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Marshall Seifert, 2002
Accession no
2002/28/3/7
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At Morrinsville
At Morrinsville

Unknown artist

Production date
early 20th century
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
102 x 148 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Marshall Seifert, 2002
Accession no
2002/28/3/14
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In the Recreation Ground, New Plymouth
In the Recreation Ground, New Plymouth

Unknown artist

Production date
early 20th century
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
104 x 151 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Marshall Seifert, 2002
Accession no
2002/28/3/21
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In Waitakere Ranges
In Waitakere Ranges

Unknown artist

Production date
early 20th century
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
198 x 150 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Marshall Seifert, 2002
Accession no
2002/28/3/26
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In the Rosary, Cambridge Domain
In the Rosary, Cambridge Domain

Unknown artist

Production date
early 20th century
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
149 x 206 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Marshall Seifert, 2002
Accession no
2002/28/3/19
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Death of a White Elephant (Kanada Ragini)
Death of a White Elephant (Kanada Ragini)

Unknown artist

Production date
late 18th century
Medium
gouache
Size (h x w)
338 x 250 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2003
Accession no
2003/40/3
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The Sir James Parr Album 1914
The Sir James Parr Album 1914

Unknown artist

Production date
1914
Medium
album containing 28 gelatin silver prints
Size (h x w)
240 x 295 x 15 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Marshall Seifert, 2002
Accession no
2002/28/3.1-28
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(Montage of various photos of musicians and actors)
(Montage of various photos of musicians and actors)

Unknown artist

Production date
Unknown
Medium
photograph
Size (h x w)
504 x 405 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2010
Accession no
2010/14/205
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Pataratetuhi, Mangere Bridge
Pataratetuhi, Mangere Bridge

Unknown artist

Production date
Unknown
Medium
charcoal on paper
Size (h x w)
470 x 556 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of North Shore District Court, 2004
Accession no
2004/6/1
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Untitled [portrait of a young Maori woman, seated, in traditional dress, 'bushland' background]
Untitled [portrait of a young Maori woman, seated, in traditional dress, 'bushla...

Unknown artist

Production date
Unknown
Medium
photograph
Size (h x w)
200 x 150 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2006
Accession no
2006/20/2
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A View of Rome
A View of Rome

Unknown artist

Production date
early 20th century?
Medium
pen and watercolour
Size (h x w)
248 x 353 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1954
Accession no
1954/13/3
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Profile portrait of an early nineteenth century lady
Profile portrait of an early nineteenth century lady

Unknown artist

Production date
19th century
Medium
pencil on vellum
Size (h x w)
219 x 191 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Mrs A C Besant, 1954
Accession no
1954/2/3
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Portrait of a woman
Portrait of a woman

Unknown artist

Production date
circa 1852
Medium
etched daguerreotype print in leather holder
Size (h x w)
179 x 134 x 20 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1989
Accession no
1989/3
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Allegorical Statue of the River Tiber with the She-Wolf Suckling the Infants Romulus and Remus
Allegorical Statue of the River Tiber with the She-Wolf Suckling the Infants Rom...

Unknown artist

Production date
Post 1638
Medium
red chalk
Size (h x w)
172 x 277 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1955
Accession no
1955/36/11
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Rosone con Maschera; Orologio Solare
Rosone con Maschera; Orologio Solare

Unknown artist

Production date
1787
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
140 x 200 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1955
Accession no
1955/36/28
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Commercial Illustrations
Commercial Illustrations
Production date
Unknown
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
RC2011/8
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Italy Album
Italy Album
Production date
circa 1890
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
RC2007/5

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