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Jeremy Leatinu'u: Primal Movements
Jeremy Leatinu'u: Primal Movements

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Jeremy Leatinu'u: Primal Movements

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Painting Nature
Painting Nature

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Painting Nature

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Monsters and Maidens
Monsters and Maidens

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Monsters and Maidens

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The Walters Prize 2016
The Walters Prize 2016

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The Walters Prize 2016

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Kangaroo Crew
Kangaroo Crew

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Kangaroo Crew

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Enduring Nature: Hoki Atu Hoki Mai
Enduring Nature: Hoki Atu Hoki Mai

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Enduring Nature: Hoki Atu Hoki Mai

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Making Worlds
Making Worlds

$5 - $7

Making Worlds

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The Walters Prize 2002
The Walters Prize 2002

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The Walters Prize 2002

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Ralph Hotere: Godwit/Kuaka
Ralph Hotere: Godwit/Kuaka

Ralph Hotere: Godwit/Kuaka

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The Walters Prize 2008
The Walters Prize 2008

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The Walters Prize 2008

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The Walters Prize 2006
The Walters Prize 2006

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The Walters Prize 2006

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Denmark Design
Denmark Design

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Denmark Design

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Mystic Truths
Mystic Truths

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Mystic Truths

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AUT animated short films
AUT animated short films

11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm

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Enjoy a compilation of some of the best animated short films created in 2016 by School of Art & Design, Digital Design students from Auckland University of Technology.

AUT animated short films

11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm

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AUT animated short films
AUT animated short films

11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm

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Enjoy a compilation of some of the best animated short films created in 2016 by School of Art & Design, Digital Design students from Auckland University of Technology.

AUT animated short films

11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm

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AUT animated short films
AUT animated short films

11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm

Free

Enjoy a compilation of some of the best animated short films created in 2016 by School of Art & Design, Digital Design students from Auckland University of Technology.

AUT animated short films

11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm

Free

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AUT animated short films
AUT animated short films

11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm

Free

Enjoy a compilation of some of the best animated short films created in 2016 by School of Art & Design, Digital Design students from Auckland University of Technology.

AUT animated short films

11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm

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AUT animated short films
AUT animated short films

11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm

Free

Enjoy a compilation of some of the best animated short films created in 2016 by School of Art & Design, Digital Design students from Auckland University of Technology.

AUT animated short films

11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm

Free

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AUT animated short films
AUT animated short films

11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm

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AUT animated short films

11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm

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Animated short film screenings
Animated short film screenings

11am or 1pm

Free

Enjoy a compilation of animated short films for all ages kindly presented by Alliance Française Auckland for the October school holidays.

Animated short film screenings

11am or 1pm

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AUT animated short films
AUT animated short films

11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm

Enjoy a compilation of the best work from the AUT Digital Design students written, created and produced during 2017. Each screening includes an extra short feature on how the films were made.

AUT animated short films

11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm

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Italian Language Weekend: animated short film screening
Italian Language Weekend: animated short film screening

3pm

Free

Enjoy some award-winning Italian short animated films courtesy of the Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia Piemonte.

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Italian Language Weekend: animated short film screening
Italian Language Weekend: animated short film screening

12pm

Free

Enjoy some award-winning Italian short animated films courtesy of the Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia Piemonte.

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Children's short film programme
Children's short film programme

11am and 1pm

Free

Auckland Art Gallery, in partnership with Alliance Française Auckland, is pleased to offer you free animated short film screenings, for children and adults, over the September school holidays.

Children's short film programme

11am and 1pm

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

10am – 2pm

Adults $95, Members $85, Children $15

Please note that this event is sold out.

Join us for another unforgettable day at Gibbs Farm to raise funds for Auckland Art Gallery. This is a rare weekend opportunity to visit the farm.

SOLD OUT Gibbs Farm sculpture park visit

10am – 2pm

Adults $95, Members $85, Children $15

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Gibbs Farm sculpture park visit 2020
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

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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Children's short film programme
Children's short film programme

11am

Free

Auckland Art Gallery, in partnership with Alliance Française Auckland, is pleased to offer you free animated short film screenings, for children and adults, over the September school holidays.

Children's short film programme

11am

Free

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Latin America and Spain Film Festival: The Revolution of Juan Escopeta (2011)
Latin America and Spain Film Festival: The Revolution of Juan Escopeta (2011)

8pm

Free

The Revolution of Juan Escopeta is an animated film telling the sad story of Gapo, a child living in Guanajuato during the Mexican Revolution (1910–1918).

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Short film programme
Short film programme

12.15pm

Free

Auckland Art Gallery, in partnership with Alliance Française Auckland, is pleased to offer you free animated short film screenings, for children and adults, over the September school holidays.

Short film programme

12.15pm

Free

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French Language Weekend: Children's short films
French Language Weekend: Children's short films

12pm

Free

In conjunction with Alliance Française Auckland we are pleased to screen a compilation of short films courtesy of the Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival – the world's leading film festival dedicated to short films.

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Children's short films
Children's short films

1.30pm daily

Free

In conjunction with Alliance Française Auckland we are pleased to screen a compilation of short films courtesy of the Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival – the world's leading film festival dedicated to short films.

Children's short films

1.30pm daily

Free

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Children's short films
Children's short films

1.30pm

Free

In conjunction with Alliance Française Auckland we are pleased to screen a compilation of short films courtesy of the Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival – the world's leading film festival dedicated to short films.

Children's short films

1.30pm

Free

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Writers on Film: Margaret Mahy
Writers on Film: Margaret Mahy

1.15pm

$12.50 – $25 Book now

In the beautifully crafted and zany 2008 documentary A Tall Long Faced Tale, directed by Yvonne Mackay, national treasure Margaret Mahy (1936–2012) is interviewed by the award-winning writer Elizabeth Knox, as well as by animated versions of characters from her body of work that includes The Lion in the MeadowThe Witch in the Cherry Tree; and The Great White Man Eating Shark.

Writers on Film: Margaret Mahy

1.15pm

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Artists' talk: Xiong Yu and Chen Qiang
Artists' talk: Xiong Yu and Chen Qiang

1pm

Join painter Professor Xiong Yu and visiting digital media artist Chen Qiang from Chengdu in conversation about their new group show Collapsing Borders at Pah Homestead with co-curators Warren Pringle and Yanxin Zhong.

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Short film programme
Short film programme

12.15pm

Free

Auckland Art Gallery, in partnership with Alliance Française Auckland, is pleased to offer you free animated short film screenings, for children and adults, over the September school holidays.

Short film programme

12.15pm

Free

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Children's short films
Children's short films

11am, 12pm and 3pm

Free

In conjunction with Alliance Française Auckland we are pleased to screen a compilation of short films courtesy of the Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival – the world's leading film festival dedicated to short films.

Children's short films

11am, 12pm and 3pm

Free

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Children's short film programme
Children's short film programme

11am and 1pm

Free

In conjunction with Alliance Française Auckland we are pleased to screen a compilation of short films courtesy of the Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival – the world's leading film festival dedicated to short films.

Children's short film programme

11am and 1pm

Free

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After hours talk: Matt Saunders
After hours talk: Matt Saunders

5.30pm

Enjoy an after hours talk 'Flawed words and stubborn sounds' by visiting US artist Matt Saunders, who is in the country as international guest and external examiner for the July MFA seminar at Whitecliffe College of Arts and Design.

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Wonderland
Wonderland

10am–3pm

Free

Celebrate the opening of Yayoi Kusama’s The obliteration room and participate in a day of performances, activities and music. Explore the Gallery through another lens!

Wonderland

10am–3pm

Free

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Pacific Sisters present 'Fresh Flashbacks'
Pacific Sisters present 'Fresh Flashbacks'

Screening Times: 11am–12pm; 12.15pm–1.15pm

FREE

Pacific Sisters present 'Fresh Flashbacks'

Screening Times: 11am–12pm; 12.15pm–1.15pm

FREE

Artworks

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Alcune Animali: Title (Animals)
Alcune Animali: Title (Animals)

Theodorus van Kessel Jan van den Hecke the Elder

Production date
1654
Medium
etching and engraving
Size (h x w)
70 x 101 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
M1885/27/1
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Horse
Horse

Theodorus van Kessel Jan van den Hecke the Elder

Production date
1654
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
70 x 101 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
M1885/27/3
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Madame Prudhomme, ne nous pressons pas, ne nous pressons pas, rappelons-nous que la dignité doit présider à tous les actes de notre vie ... la dignité seule, distingue l'homme du reste des animaux! ... [Madame Prudhomme, let's not hurry, let's recall that dignity should preside over all acts of life ... dignity alone distinguishes man from the rest of the animals]
Madame Prudhomme, ne nous pressons pas, ne nous pressons pas, rappelons-nous que...

Honoré Daumier

Production date
13 Sep 1854
Medium
lithograph
Size (h x w)
220 x 270 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1981
Accession no
1981/50/12/2
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Asses
Asses

Theodorus van Kessel Jan van den Hecke the Elder

Production date
1654
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
70 x 101 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
M1885/27/4
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Dogs
Dogs

Theodorus van Kessel Jan van den Hecke the Elder

Production date
1654
Medium
etching and engraving
Size (h x w)
70 x 101 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
M1885/27/2
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Goats
Goats

Theodorus van Kessel Jan van den Hecke the Elder

Production date
1654
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
70 x 101 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
M1885/27/5
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Laden Asses
Laden Asses

Theodorus van Kessel Jan van den Hecke the Elder

Production date
1654
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
70 x 101 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
M1885/27/6
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Penguins
Penguins

Peter Peryer

Production date
2008
Medium
inkjet on paper
Size (h x w)
288 x 329 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with funds from the Elise Mourant Bequest, 2019
Accession no
2018/24/5
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Legend of Sir Patrick Spens
Legend of Sir Patrick Spens

James Archer

On display

Production date
1870
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
1156 x 2089 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
MU/6
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The Obsequies of an Egyptian Cat
The Obsequies of an Egyptian Cat

John Weguelin

On display

Production date
1886
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
994 x 1425 x 85 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
MU/147
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Fritz
Fritz

Peter Peryer

Production date
2004
Medium
inkjet on paper
Size (h x w)
298 x 211 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with funds from the Elise Mourant Bequest, 2019
Accession no
2018/24/1
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Pigs
Pigs

George Morland

Production date
18th century
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
445 x 565 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Dr Hugh Wansey Bayly, 1940
Accession no
1940/12/7
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A group of lynx with their kittens in a cave
A group of lynx with their kittens in a cave

Johann Ridinger

Production date
1761
Medium
etching and engraving
Size (h x w)
287 x 407 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Ann Andrews and Robert Newton, 2017
Accession no
2017/38/2
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The Common Shrew (Life size)
The Common Shrew (Life size)

Raymond Ching

Production date
1970
Medium
watercolour
Size (h x w)
383 x 264 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1972
Accession no
1972/8
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Dust rat
Dust rat

Marie Shannon

Production date
1990
Medium
gelatin silver photograph
Size (h x w)
300 x 390 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1993
Accession no
1993/21/2
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A Gathering of Birds
A Gathering of Birds

Melchior d' Hondecoeter

Production date
Unknown
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
1013 x 1073 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
U/113
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P.M. Enraged (political portrait)
P.M. Enraged (political portrait)

Barry Cleavin

Production date
1980
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
200 x 185 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Ms Jeanette McCracken, 1982
Accession no
1982/45/16
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Amavia finds her knight, Sir Mordant, bewitched in Acrasia's Bower of Bliss
Amavia finds her knight, Sir Mordant, bewitched in Acrasia's Bower of Bliss

Henry Fuseli

Production date
1810
Medium
pencil pen with grey wash
Size (h x w)
310 x 398 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1965
Accession no
1965/75
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Two shoots that stretch far out
Two shoots that stretch far out

Shannon Te Ao

Production date
2013-2014
Medium
single-channel HD digital video, colour, sound
Size (h x w)
13min 22sec
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2016
Accession no
2016/29/2
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Highland Shepherd
Highland Shepherd

Richard Ansdell

Production date
1864
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
835 x 1951 x 66 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Mr William Elliot, 1941
Accession no
1941/3/3
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Sleeping Pedestrian
Sleeping Pedestrian

Stuart Page

Production date
1982
Medium
photo silkscreen
Size (h x w)
294 x 428 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1984
Accession no
1984/16
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Conflicts of the Psyche - the Struggle between Instinct and Logic
Conflicts of the Psyche - the Struggle between Instinct and Logic

Alexis Hunter

Production date
1983
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
1825 x 1670 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1989
Accession no
1989/39/2
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Monkey's revenge
Monkey's revenge

Richard Killeen

Production date
1985
Medium
pencil, acrylic and collage on aluminium
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1987
Accession no
1987/10.1-79
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Two tigers in a rocky landscape
Two tigers in a rocky landscape

William Hodges Sawrey Gilpin

Production date
circa 1785
Medium
oil on panel
Size (h x w)
940 x 1093 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1957
Accession no
1957/17
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Konjansiam Pagoda
Konjansiam Pagoda

Francis Place Unknown artist

Production date
1664
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
190 x 174 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/3/128
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Siamese cats
Siamese cats

Anne Clarke

Production date
Unknown
Medium
linocut
Size (h x w)
205 x 264 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Rex Nan Kivell, 1953
Accession no
1953/2/205
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Sleepy siamese kitten
Sleepy siamese kitten

Ann Dallas

Production date
1940
Medium
colour lithograph
Size (h x w)
140 x 238 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Rex Nan Kivell, 1953
Accession no
1953/2/53
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UNTITLED
UNTITLED

Robert MacPherson

Production date
1983-1987
Medium
plastic signs and ledger covers
Size (h x w)
1073 x 8370 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1997
Accession no
C1997/1/11/1-38
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View of Gaoyou (Jiangsu Province)
View of Gaoyou (Jiangsu Province)

Wenceslaus Hollar Unknown artist

Production date
1664
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
198 x 181 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/3/129
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Animal Kingdom
Animal Kingdom

May Smith

Production date
1940
Medium
linocut
Size (h x w)
280 x 232 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1979
Accession no
1979/42/1
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Anqing (Anhui Province)
Anqing (Anhui Province)

Wenceslaus Hollar Unknown artist

Production date
1664
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
193 x 195 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/3/127
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View of Dezhou (Shandong Province)
View of Dezhou (Shandong Province)

Wenceslaus Hollar Unknown artist

Production date
1664
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
198 x 186 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/3/131
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Man on Horse in Stream
Man on Horse in Stream

George Hamilton

Production date
1832-1883
Medium
lithograph
Size (h x w)
216 x 320 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
U/99
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Animal Kingdom
Animal Kingdom

May Smith

Production date
1940
Medium
linocut (2 colour)
Size (h x w)
280 x 230 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1979
Accession no
1979/42/2
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View of Wuhu (Anhui Province)
View of Wuhu (Anhui Province)

Wenceslaus Hollar Unknown artist

Production date
1664
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
115 x 182 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/3/132
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John Weeks Archive
John Weeks Archive
Production date
Unknown
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Estate of Peter O'Connor, 2010
Accession no
RC2010/1

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