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John Reynolds: The Violet Hour
John Reynolds: The Violet Hour

John Reynolds: The Violet Hour

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Louise Henderson: From Life
Louise Henderson: From Life

Louise Henderson: From Life

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Denmark Design
Denmark Design

$12 early bird tickets available Book now

Denmark Design

$12 early bird tickets available Book 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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Colin McCahon: Drawing to a Close
Colin McCahon: Drawing to a Close

2–3pm

On the final weekend of A Place to Paint: Colin McCahon in Auckland, exhibition curator Ron Brownson will join artists, Andy Leleisi’uao and Emily Karaka for conversation and a drawn response to mark the closing of this celebrated exhibition.

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Denmark Design: Hubbub Family Morning – 29 Jan
Denmark Design: Hubbub Family Morning – 29 Jan

9am

Free with exhibition ticket to Denmark Design Book now

Hubbub – Family Morning offers exclusive early morning viewing of Denmark Design for those visiting with children aged 5 and under.

Denmark Design: Hubbub Family Morning – 29 Jan

9am

Free with exhibition ticket to Denmark Design Book now

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Lessons on Denmark Design
Lessons on Denmark Design

10.30am–3.30pm

$75 Members early bird*, $85 Members standard, $125 Non-Members early bird*, $135 Non-Members* Book now

Associate Professor Linda Tyler and ‘design encyclopaedia’ Caroline Montague dive deep into the history, heyday and highlights of Danish Design in this fun day of learning about Denmark Design. This one-day class consists of four 50-minute illustrated talks on:  

1.            The First Danish Design Companies with an international reputation
2.            From Classicism to Functionalism
3.            Organic Modernism: Danish Design Goes International
4.            Danish Design in the Postmodern era and Our Time

Lessons on Denmark Design

10.30am–3.30pm

$75 Members early bird*, $85 Members standard, $125 Non-Members early bird*, $135 Non-Members* Book now

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Pride Celebrations 2020
Pride Celebrations 2020

1.30–3.30pm

FREE

To celebrate Auckland Pride, enjoy the stunning voices of The Gay and Lesbian Singers (GALS) when they return to perform as part of the Gallery’s Pride Celebrations for 2020. Then take part in our LGBTQI-insight tour presented by an artist, gallerist, an art collector and curator. 

Pride Celebrations 2020

1.30–3.30pm

FREE

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Talk: Artistic immigrants in NZ
Talk: Artistic immigrants in NZ

10.30am–11.45pm

Members $15, Non-Members $25 Book now

When Parisian Louise Henderson emigrated to Aotearoa in 1925, she quickly established herself as a central figure in the local art scene. Henderson was by far the only successful foreign artist in this country, as art historian, Leonard Bell illustrates beautifully in his 2017 book Strangers Arrive: Emigrés and the Arts in New Zealand, 1930-1980.

Talk: Artistic immigrants in NZ

10.30am–11.45pm

Members $15, Non-Members $25 Book now

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SOLD OUT Gibbs Farm sculpture park visit 2020
SOLD OUT Gibbs Farm sculpture park visit 2020

10am–2pm

$95 + fees Adult, $85 +fees Auckland Art Gallery Member, $70 + fees Student, $40 + fees Child (Under 5 free) Book now

SOLD OUT Gibbs Farm sculpture park visit 2020

10am–2pm

$95 + fees Adult, $85 +fees Auckland Art Gallery Member, $70 + fees Student, $40 + fees Child (Under 5 free) Book now

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SOLD OUT A Family Design Challenge
SOLD OUT A Family Design Challenge

2–3.30pm

FREE with exhibition ticket to Denmark Design. FREE for all children 12 and under. Book now

Please note: this event has sold out

Visit our major exhibition Denmark Design and join the coordinating exhibition curator, Emma Jameson for a unique tour especially designed for families and children. Discover the stories behind the objects on display, then take part in a fun, family design challenge using LEGO to build an item inspired by the exhibition.

This event has limited capacity. Please book to secure your spot.
Entry for all children 12 and under is FREE. Entry for adults is FREE with a paid ticket to Denmark Design.

Tickets for Denmark Design can be purchased online or at the Gallery's front desk.

SOLD OUT A Family Design Challenge

2–3.30pm

FREE with exhibition ticket to Denmark Design. FREE for all children 12 and under. Book now

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Bespoke Booked Tours: Louise Henderson: From Life
Bespoke Booked Tours: Louise Henderson: From Life

10am–5pm.

Adults $10; Concessions $7.50 Members and children 12 &under FREE

Book a group of friends or workmates for a bespoke tour of the exhibition Louise Henderson: From Life and gain new insights into one of New Zealand’s most dynamic artists.

Bespoke Booked Tours: Louise Henderson: From Life

10am–5pm.

Adults $10; Concessions $7.50 Members and children 12 &under FREE

Artworks

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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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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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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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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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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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Not on display

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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(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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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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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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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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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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Cathedral Square, Christchurch
Cathedral Square, Christchurch

Unknown artist

Production date
circa 1885
Medium
albumen print
Size (h x w)
180 x 233 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1976
Accession no
1976/15/62
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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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Copy of Scene from Greek Vase Painting
Copy of Scene from Greek Vase Painting

Unknown artist

Production date
18th century?
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
117 x 187 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1955
Accession no
1955/36/53
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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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