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Once Upon a Time in Art
Once Upon a Time in Art

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Once Upon a Time in Art

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Age of Turmoil: Art in Germany 1900–1923
Age of Turmoil: Art in Germany 1900–1923

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Age of Turmoil: Art in Germany 1900–1923

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Lee Mingwei and His Relations: The Art of Participation
Lee Mingwei and His Relations: The Art of Participation

$10 – $12.50, Members FREE, Children 12 and under FREE Buy tickets

Lee Mingwei and His Relations: The Art of Participation

$10 – $12.50, Members FREE, Children 12 and under FREE Buy tickets

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Ka kino to pounamu he pounamu onamata
Ka kino to pounamu he pounamu onamata

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Ka kino to pounamu he pounamu onamata

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Out of the Ordinary
Out of the Ordinary

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Out of the Ordinary

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Te Hei Tiki
Te Hei Tiki

$5 - $7

Te Hei Tiki

$5 - $7

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Hany Armanious: Artist's Project
Hany Armanious: Artist's Project

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Hany Armanious: Artist's Project

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McCahon's Visible Mysteries
McCahon's Visible Mysteries

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McCahon's Visible Mysteries

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From Andy: Gifted to the Archive
From Andy: Gifted to the Archive

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From Andy: Gifted to the Archive

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The Social Life of Things
The Social Life of Things

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The Social Life of Things

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British and French Modernism
British and French Modernism

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British and French Modernism

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Made Active: The Chartwell Show
Made Active: The Chartwell Show

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Made Active: The Chartwell Show

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Monster Field: Surreal by Nature
Monster Field: Surreal by Nature

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Monster Field: Surreal by Nature

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California Design, 1930–1965: Living in a Modern Way
California Design, 1930–1965: Living in a Modern Way

$9 - $15, under 12s FREE

California Design, 1930–1965: Living in a Modern Way

$9 - $15, under 12s FREE

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Judy Darragh: Limbo
Judy Darragh: Limbo

Judy Darragh: Limbo

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Extra Ordinary Everyday
Extra Ordinary Everyday

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Extra Ordinary Everyday

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For Keeps
For Keeps

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For Keeps

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Wunderrūma: New Zealand Jewellery
Wunderrūma: New Zealand Jewellery

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Wunderrūma: New Zealand Jewellery

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Snake Oil: Chartwell Acquisitions 2002-5
Snake Oil: Chartwell Acquisitions 2002-5

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Snake Oil: Chartwell Acquisitions 2002-5

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Everyday Minimal
Everyday Minimal

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Everyday Minimal

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Brian Brake: Lens on the world
Brian Brake: Lens on the world

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Brian Brake: Lens on the world

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The Enchanted Garden
The Enchanted Garden

$5 - $7

The Enchanted Garden

$5 - $7

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The Walters Prize 2010
The Walters Prize 2010

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The Walters Prize 2010

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Just Painting
Just Painting

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Just Painting

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The Walters Prize 2012
The Walters Prize 2012

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The Walters Prize 2012

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The Walters Prize 2016
The Walters Prize 2016

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The Walters Prize 2016

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The Walters Prize 2014
The Walters Prize 2014

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The Walters Prize 2014

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The Walters Prize 2004
The Walters Prize 2004

$7 - $5

The Walters Prize 2004

$7 - $5

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Modern Paints Aotearoa
Modern Paints Aotearoa

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Modern Paints Aotearoa

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The Single Object: Humphrey Ikin with Wallace Chapman
The Single Object: Humphrey Ikin with Wallace Chapman

6.30pm–9.30pm

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Presented by Objectspace, The Single Object series sees Wallace Chapman, broadcaster and host of The Panel on Radio New Zealand, interview a range of guests about six objects that are important to them, providing a personal insight into how the world can be seen and understood through material culture.

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Ron Brownson: The discovery of objects from history
Ron Brownson: The discovery of objects from history

1pm

Free

Senior Curator New Zealand and Pacific Art, Ron Brownson discusses the art of Fiona Pardington and her use of objects from history in her photographs.

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Online screening of castle-crystal by Sriwhana Spong
Online screening of castle-crystal by Sriwhana Spong

Enjoy a special online screening of Sriwhana Spong’s ‘castle-crystal’ from the comfort of your home.

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She Claims: Art Matters – Judy Darragh and Rhana Devenport
She Claims: Art Matters – Judy Darragh and Rhana Devenport

5.30–7.30pm

Members $25, General Admission $75 Book now

Join us at She Claims: Art Matters, a series of events where you’ll rub elbows with creatives and critics while celebrating the ideas, voices and power of creative women. We kick off this series, just before the 125th anniversary of women’s suffrage in New Zealand, with a conversation between two inspiring women: Auckland Art Gallery Director Rhana Devenport and visual artist Judy Darragh.

She Claims: Art Matters – Judy Darragh and Rhana Devenport

5.30–7.30pm

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She Claims: Art Matters #4 – Janet Lilo and Ane Tonga
She Claims: Art Matters #4 – Janet Lilo and Ane Tonga

5.30–7.30pm

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Join us at She Claims: Art Matters, a series of events where you’ll rub elbows with creatives and critics while celebrating the ideas, voices and power of creative women. Session four is a conversation between Janet Lilo and Ane Tonga.

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Curator's tour: Emma Jameson on An Overture to the Text
Curator's tour: Emma Jameson on An Overture to the Text

1pm

Free

Join Assistant Curator Emma Jameson for a tour of her new exhibition An Overture to the Text which provides an in-depth investigation into a series of illustrations, analysing their visual features and what these communicate. 

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Social Painting Workshop: Paint like Henri Hayden
Social Painting Workshop: Paint like Henri Hayden

10.30am – 1pm

Members $90, non-Members $140 Book now

Discover your inner artist, and learn how to copy Henri Hayden's 1918 painting Still Life with Guitar, Bottle of Bass and Fruit.

Social Painting Workshop: Paint like Henri Hayden

10.30am – 1pm

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POSTPONED Kintsugi workshop
POSTPONED Kintsugi workshop

10.30am–1pm

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. Learn how to piece your broken ceramics back together with beauty in this workshop led by Yuka O’Shannessy.

POSTPONED Kintsugi workshop

10.30am–1pm

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

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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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POSTPONED Ikebana-inspired workshop
POSTPONED Ikebana-inspired workshop

6–8pm

Members $200, non-Members $260 (includes a one-year Gallery Membership) Book now

POSTPONED Ikebana-inspired workshop

6–8pm

Members $200, non-Members $260 (includes a one-year Gallery Membership) Book now

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Easy Listening talk: Chloé Quenum *Cancelled*
Easy Listening talk: Chloé Quenum *Cancelled*

6pm

Free entry

Enjoy an after hours talk by French installation and sculptural artist Chloé Quenum.

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Lecture series Colin McCahon: Alexa Johnston and Annette McKone
Lecture series Colin McCahon: Alexa Johnston and Annette McKone

10.30am–12.30pm

$37 for Members and $47 for non-Members. Book now

Lecture series Colin McCahon: Alexa Johnston and Annette McKone

10.30am–12.30pm

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Artweek 2016: behind the scenes tour
Artweek 2016: behind the scenes tour

10.30am and 1pm

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Join us for a rare opportunity to go behind the scenes at the Gallery and visit the Conservation Research Centre – home to our painting, paper and object laboratories.  

Artweek 2016: behind the scenes tour

10.30am and 1pm

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Artweek: Behind the scenes tour
Artweek: Behind the scenes tour

10:30am

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Join us for a very rare opportunity to go behind the scenes at Auckland Art Gallery and visit the painting, paper and object conservation laboratories. More than just a tour, you will meet the conservators and see some of their current projects

Artweek: Behind the scenes tour

10:30am

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Artweek 2017: behind the scenes tour
Artweek 2017: behind the scenes tour

10.30am and 1pm

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Join us for a rare opportunity to go behind the scenes at the Gallery and visit the Conservation Research Centre – home to our painting, paper and object laboratories.  

Artweek 2017: behind the scenes tour

10.30am and 1pm

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Panel discussion: Kitchen Table Conversations
Panel discussion: Kitchen Table Conversations

6pm

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Join us for a panel discussion around the opportunities and concerns for New Zealand women artists in the 21st century inspired by the work of Anne McCahon.

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Ève Chabanon - From Anti Social Social Club to The Surplus
Ève Chabanon - From Anti Social Social Club to The Surplus

6–7pm

Don’t miss this one-off opportunity to join the 2019 Te Whare Hēra international artist in residence, Ève Chabanon for an engaging and illustrated introduction to her current and past projects.

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 SOLD OUT Rag Rug Workshop with Vita Cochran
SOLD OUT Rag Rug Workshop with Vita Cochran

10.30am–3pm

$150 for Members, $200 for Non Members Book now

At this workshop, artist and maker Vita Cochran will respond to the exhibition Louise Henderson: From Lifeby teaching you how to make a hooked rug from old woollen garments and fabric. Curator, New Zealand Art, Julia Waite will introduce the workshop with a talk on Louise Henderson’s colourful, boldly geometric works and love for crafts and textiles.

SOLD OUT Rag Rug Workshop with Vita Cochran

10.30am–3pm

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Embellishing the Flaw with Fraser Crowe
Embellishing the Flaw with Fraser Crowe

1–4pm

$95 Members, $145 non-Members (includes annual membership) Book now

Stitching is storytelling and mending matters! Do you have a special garment or textile item that has worn away, is stained, or needs some attention? Do you want to explore textiles and clothing as carriers of ideas, culture and personal history, and be part of an informal ‘bigger picture’ discussion about sustainability in relationship to design and cultural artefacts?

 

Embellishing the Flaw with Fraser Crowe

1–4pm

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Artworks

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the story of
the story of

l budd

Production date
1991-1998
Medium
light fittings, paper and heater
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Patrons of the Auckland Art Gallery, 1997
Accession no
1997/28/5
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not titled (proof sheet)
not titled (proof sheet)

Mark Adams

Production date
1990
Medium
black and white photographs
Size (h x w)
355 x 280 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1990
Accession no
C1994/1/373
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Masks
Masks

Paul Gauguin

Production date
circa 1893-circa 1894
Medium
woodcut
Size (h x w)
300 x 85 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1961
Accession no
1961/29
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1A/1B
1A/1B

John Nixon

Production date
2009
Medium
enamel on MDF
Size (h x w)
450 x 600 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2010
Accession no
C2010/1/26/1.1-2
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L'exaltation de la Sainte-Croix
L'exaltation de la Sainte-Croix

Jacques Callot

Production date
1630s
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
216 x 125 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/2/562
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"The Old Order Changeth" II
"The Old Order Changeth" II

Josiah Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
albumen print
Size (h x w)
152 x 205 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1973
Accession no
1973/17/3
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Saint Philippe et Saint Jacques, apotres
Saint Philippe et Saint Jacques, apotres

Jacques Callot

Production date
1630s
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
216 x 125 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/2/382
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Saint Jean Baptiste
Saint Jean Baptiste

Jacques Callot

Production date
1630s
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
216 x 125 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/2/447
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Saint Marie Salome
Saint Marie Salome

Jacques Callot

Production date
1630s
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
216 x 125 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/2/615
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Saint Ferreol, martyr
Saint Ferreol, martyr

Jacques Callot

Production date
1630s
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
216 x 125 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/2/566
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Jesus est perce d'une lance
Jesus est perce d'une lance

Jacques Callot

Production date
circa 1623
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
75 x 57 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/2/195
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Polynesian Mask
Polynesian Mask

Molly Macalister

Production date
1947
Medium
kauri
Size (h x w)
345 x 93 x 200 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, The Ilene and Laurence Dakin Bequest, purchased 2011
Accession no
2011/7
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Saint Elisabeth, vierge
Saint Elisabeth, vierge

Jacques Callot

Production date
1630s
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
216 x 125 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/2/441
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La crucifixion
La crucifixion

Jacques Callot

Production date
1631
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
30 x 30 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/2/234
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Landscape of Bleached Objects
Landscape of Bleached Objects

Paul Nash

Production date
circa 1934
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
620 x 747 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1994
Accession no
M1994/7
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Two Whiting
Two Whiting

Patrick Caulfield

Production date
1971
Medium
screenprint
Size (h x w)
1105 x 1533 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1975
Accession no
1975/44/2
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Saint Didace
Saint Didace

Jacques Callot

Production date
1630s
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
216 x 125 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/2/645
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Le crucifiement
Le crucifiement

Jacques Callot

Production date
circa 1623
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
74 x 58 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/2/194
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The Crucifixion
The Crucifixion

Giovanni Battista Castello

Production date
1609
Medium
tempera on paper
Size (h x w)
593 x 468 x 37 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Moss Davis, 1927
Accession no
1927/2/2
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Saint Honufre, ermite
Saint Honufre, ermite

Jacques Callot

Production date
1630s
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
216 x 125 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/2/435
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Saint Jerome, docteur
Saint Jerome, docteur

Jacques Callot

Production date
1630s
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
216 x 125 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/2/585
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Le crucifiement
Le crucifiement

Jacques Callot

Production date
circa 1619-1624
Medium
etching and burin
Size (h x w)
117 x 222 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/2/93
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Jesus au jardin des oliviers
Jesus au jardin des oliviers

Jacques Callot

Production date
circa 1623
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
76 x 59 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/2/186
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La descente de croix
La descente de croix

Jacques Callot

Production date
1631
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
30 x 30 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/2/235
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Crucifixion
Crucifixion

Wenceslaus Hollar Albrecht Dürer

Production date
1642
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
75 x 58 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/3/16
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Cockatoos
Cockatoos

Rosalie Gascoigne

Production date
1991
Medium
paint on hardwood pieces on a wooden panel
Size (h x w)
1235 x 2050 x 48 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Patrons of the Auckland Art Gallery, 1999
Accession no
1999/29
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Still life with Bottle, Fruit and Glass. [Verso: Unfinished landscape].
Still life with Bottle, Fruit and Glass. [Verso: Unfinished landscape].

Melvin Day

Production date
1948
Medium
oil on board
Size (h x w)
571 x 396 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Melvin and Oroya Day, 2015
Accession no
2015/25/2
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[Still Life with lamps]
[Still Life with lamps]

Colin McCahon

Production date
1947
Medium
ink, watercolour on paper
Size (h x w)
200 x 258 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1974
Accession no
1974/1
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Messagers du jour (Daily messengers)
Messagers du jour (Daily messengers)

Ossip Zadkine

Production date
Unknown
Medium
lithograph
Size (h x w)
578 x 457 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1964
Accession no
1964/4/11
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Tim Jamieson, Aramoana, Otago
Tim Jamieson, Aramoana, Otago

Robin Morrison

Production date
1981
Medium
cibachrome
Size (h x w)
266 x 399 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1983
Accession no
1983/49/12
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Saint Galbert, abbe du Val d'Ombrose
Saint Galbert, abbe du Val d'Ombrose

Jacques Callot

Production date
1630s
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
216 x 125 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/2/467
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Saint Helene, mere de Constantin
Saint Helene, mere de Constantin

Jacques Callot

Production date
1630s
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
216 x 125 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/2/522
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L'Invention de la Saint Croix
L'Invention de la Saint Croix

Jacques Callot

Production date
1630s
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
216 x 125 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/2/384
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Saint Thomas, apotre
Saint Thomas, apotre

Jacques Callot

Production date
1630s
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
216 x 125 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/2/701
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La presentation au peuple
La presentation au peuple

Jacques Callot

Production date
circa 1619-1624
Medium
etching and burin
Size (h x w)
111 x 215 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/2/91
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Saint Romuald, fondateur des Camadules
Saint Romuald, fondateur des Camadules

Jacques Callot

Production date
1630s
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
216 x 125 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/2/280
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Giovanni Intra Archive
Giovanni Intra Archive
Production date
1989-2002
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Angela Caughey, 2009
Accession no
RC2009/1
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Giovanni Intra Archive
Giovanni Intra Archive
Production date
Unknown
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, deposited by Barbara Intra
Accession no
RC2007/3

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