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The Wake: A Poem in the Forest
The Wake: A Poem in the Forest

The Wake: A Poem in the Forest

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Frances Hodgkins: Leitmotif
Frances Hodgkins: Leitmotif

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Frances Hodgkins: Leitmotif

Free entry

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Modern Paints Aotearoa
Modern Paints Aotearoa

Free entry

Modern Paints Aotearoa

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

John Reynolds: The Violet Hour

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Romancing the Collection
Romancing the Collection

FREE

Romancing the Collection

FREE

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

FREE

CULTURAL ID; Marae, Maunga, Motu

FREE

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The Walters Prize 2012
The Walters Prize 2012

Free entry

The Walters Prize 2012

Free entry

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Frances Hodgkins: European Journeys
Frances Hodgkins: European Journeys

$14, Members and Children 12 & under FREE Book now

Frances Hodgkins: European Journeys

$14, Members and Children 12 & under FREE Book now

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SOLD OUT Painting Workshop: Paint like Frances Hodgkins
SOLD OUT Painting Workshop: Paint like Frances Hodgkins

2–4.30pm

$90 for Members $140 for non-Members (includes a one-year Membership) Book now

SOLD OUT Painting Workshop: Paint like Frances Hodgkins

2–4.30pm

$90 for Members $140 for non-Members (includes a one-year Membership) Book now

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Valentines Special: lunch-time talk for lovers
Valentines Special: lunch-time talk for lovers

12 – 12.30pm

FREE (Members only) Book now

Bring your valentine and join Assistant Curator Emma Jameson for a love-themed art talk on one of the most popular works currently on display at Auckland Art Gallery.

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SOLD OUT Acrylic Painting Workshop: Paint like Frances Hodgkins
SOLD OUT Acrylic Painting Workshop: Paint like Frances Hodgkins

10.30am–1pm

$90 for Members $140 for non-Members (includes a one-year Membership) Book now

SOLD OUT Acrylic Painting Workshop: Paint like Frances Hodgkins

10.30am–1pm

$90 for Members $140 for non-Members (includes a one-year Membership) Book now

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Acrylics Painting Workshop: Paint like John Hoyte
Acrylics Painting Workshop: Paint like John Hoyte

10.30am – 1pm

Members $90, non-Members $140 Book now

Discover your inner artist, and learn how to copy John Hoyte's 1873 watercolour View of Auckland.

Acrylics Painting Workshop: Paint like John Hoyte

10.30am – 1pm

Members $90, non-Members $140 Book now

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Social Painting Workshop: Paint like Rita Angus
Social Painting Workshop: Paint like Rita Angus

10.30am – 1pm

Members $90, non-Members $140 Book now

Discover your inner artist, and learn how to copy Rita Angus' 1965 painting Scrub burning, Northern Hawke's Bay which is currently on display in the exhibition Earthly Visions.

Social Painting Workshop: Paint like Rita Angus

10.30am – 1pm

Members $90, non-Members $140 Book now

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Falling in love with your collection
Falling in love with your collection

2-3.30pm

FREE

Romancing the Collection is a brand new hang of some of the star works in your art collection, housed at Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki. It’s a chance to fall in love all over again with old favourites, or acquaint yourself with some new ones.

 

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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

Members $90, non-Members $140 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 look at art from diverse perspectives on our LGBTTQI-insight tour of the Gallery’s historical art collection. Presented by our curator, Ron Brownson, gallerist Michael Lett, with Heather Straka and Cameron Ah-Loo Matamua. More names to be announced.

Pride Celebrations 2020

1.30–3.30pm

FREE

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Mackelvie Society Lectures: Treasures of the Grand Tour: Italy through British eyes
Mackelvie Society Lectures: Treasures of the Grand Tour: Italy through British e...

7.30 – 8.30pm

Free, Gallery and Mackelvie Society Members only

Join Senior Curator of International Art, Dr Sophie Matthiesson, to explore the ‘lure of Italy’ for British tourists in the eighteenth century in this online lecture. Gallery and Mackelvie Society Members only. 

Mackelvie Society Lectures: Treasures of the Grand Tour: Italy through British e...

7.30 – 8.30pm

Free, Gallery and Mackelvie Society Members only

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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

Members $15, non-Members $20 Book now

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Written on the Wall: Latin American Street Storytellers from Muralismo to Graffiti
Written on the Wall: Latin American Street Storytellers from Muralismo to Graffi...

1pm

Free

Director of the New Zealand Centre for Latin American Studies at The University of Auckland, Dr Walescka Pino-Ojeda presents a lecture 'Written on the Wall: Latin American Street Storytellers from Muralismo to Graffiti'.

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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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Toi Tū Toi Ora: Contemporary Māori Art | Opening Weekend
Toi Tū Toi Ora: Contemporary Māori Art | Opening Weekend

Sat 5 Dec 11am—9pm, Sun 6 Dec 10am—5pm

FREE

Gather friends and whānau to celebrate with us at the opening of the largest exhibition in the Gallery's 132-year history. 

Toi Tū Toi Ora: Contemporary Māori Art | Opening Weekend

Sat 5 Dec 11am—9pm, Sun 6 Dec 10am—5pm

FREE

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Book event: The Back of the Painting
Book event: The Back of the Painting

2–3pm

Students $5, Members $10, Non-Members $15, Volunteer Guides Free Book now

The authors of The Back of the Painting: Secrets and stories from art conservation – Linda Waters, Jenny Sherman and Sarah Hillary – convene for a lively discussion of their new book.

Book event: The Back of the Painting

2–3pm

Students $5, Members $10, Non-Members $15, Volunteer Guides Free Book now

Artworks

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Untitled Canvas Relief
Untitled Canvas Relief

Don Peebles

Production date
1995
Medium
acrylic on canvas
Size (h x w)
2020 x 2853 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Patrons of the Auckland Art Gallery, 1997
Accession no
1997/28/4
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Acrylic On Canvas
Acrylic On Canvas

Stephen Bambury

Production date
1983
Medium
acrylic on canvas
Size (h x w)
2140 x 2235 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1983
Accession no
C1994/1/98
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Loose Canvas
Loose Canvas

Ben Cauchi

Production date
2007
Medium
tintype
Size (h x w)
240 x 200 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 2009
Accession no
C2009/1/16
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Canvas relief, brown
Canvas relief, brown

Don Peebles

Production date
1979
Medium
acrylic on canvas
Size (h x w)
1800 x 2360 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1980
Accession no
1980/5
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Introductory Logic Video Tutorial double canvas 2
Introductory Logic Video Tutorial double canvas 2

Simon Denny

Production date
2010
Medium
inkjet on canvas, metal fittings
Size (h x w)
490 x 510 x 470 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the artist and Michael Lett, 2013
Accession no
2013/3
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Corporate Video Decisions Double Canvas: Creating The Corporate Video Plan
Corporate Video Decisions Double Canvas: Creating The Corporate Video Plan

Simon Denny

Production date
2011
Medium
inkjet on canvas, bolts, aluminium
Size (h x w)
606 x 995 x 85 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2011
Accession no
C2011/1/37/1
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Corporate Video Decisions Double Canvas: Video Feeds The Hype Machine
Corporate Video Decisions Double Canvas: Video Feeds The Hype Machine

Simon Denny

Production date
2011
Medium
inkjet on canvas, bolts, aluminium
Size (h x w)
606 x 995 x 85 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2011
Accession no
C2011/1/37/3
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Corporate Video Decisions Double Canvas: Will Audio Catch Up To Video?
Corporate Video Decisions Double Canvas: Will Audio Catch Up To Video?

Simon Denny

Production date
2011
Medium
inkjet on canvas, bolts, aluminium
Size (h x w)
606 x 995 x 85 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2011
Accession no
C2011/1/37/2
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Bone idol
Bone idol

Richard McWhannell

Production date
1985
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
865 x 760 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1985
Accession no
1985/50
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Glaciers, Rolleston Mountains
Glaciers, Rolleston Mountains

Grace Butler

Production date
Unknown
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
947 x 1235 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Messrs W R and F W Wilson, 1922
Accession no
1922/5
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Artist and Model
Artist and Model

Harold Collins

Production date
1909
Medium
watercolour
Size (h x w)
260 x 210 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Mr W D Collins, 1979
Accession no
1979/6/11
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Neo
Neo

Julian Hooper

Production date
2017
Medium
acrylic on canvas
Size (h x w)
300 x 350 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2017
Accession no
C2017/1/31/3
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Revolver
Revolver

Julian Hooper

Production date
2019
Medium
acrylic on canvas
Size (h x w)
330 x 255 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2019
Accession no
C2019/1/11/3
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Poutama
Poutama

Toi Te Rito Maihi

Production date
1986
Medium
acrylic on un-stretched canvas
Size (h x w)
2400 x 1000 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2016
Accession no
2016/20/1
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Red Cliffs
Red Cliffs

Melvin Day

Production date
1961
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
830 x 805 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Melvin and Oroya Day, 2015
Accession no
2015/25/7
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Study for Otira Gorge
Study for Otira Gorge

Petrus van der Velden

Production date
circa 1912
Medium
watercolour, gouache and charcoal
Size (h x w)
735 x 535 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1959
Accession no
1959/3
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Miss Windham
Miss Windham

William Beechey

Production date
1828
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
1270 x 1020 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with assistance from the Friends of the Auckland Art Gallery, 1976
Accession no
1976/25
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Studio at Williamson Avenue, Grey Lynn, 14 February 1990
Studio at Williamson Avenue, Grey Lynn, 14 February 1990

Mark Adams

Production date
1995
Medium
gelatin silver print, toned with gold
Size (h x w)
385 x 485 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Mark Adams and the Partners of Ernst & Young, 1995
Accession no
1994/25/1
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Lattice
Lattice

Ian Scott

Production date
1977
Medium
acrylic on canvas
Size (h x w)
1727 x 1727 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1977
Accession no
1977/19
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Untitled
Untitled

Secundino Hernández

Production date
2015
Medium
acrylic, oil and alkyd on canvas
Size (h x w)
2090 x 1560 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Richard and Angela Seton through the Auckland Art Gallery Foundation, 2015
Accession no
2015/26
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Painting
Painting

Jean Horsley

Production date
1960
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
505 x 1320 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1989
Accession no
1989/7
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A candle in a dark room
A candle in a dark room

Colin McCahon

Production date
1947
Medium
oil on plywood
Size (h x w)
380 x 310 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, on loan from a private collection
Accession no
L1998/28/99
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Arcade Awning, Piazza Maggiore, Bologna (2)
Arcade Awning, Piazza Maggiore, Bologna (2)

Doris Lusk

Production date
1976
Medium
pencil and watercolour on paper on card
Size (h x w)
498 x 660 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1980
Accession no
1980/6/2
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Things Get Worse
Things Get Worse

Judy Millar

Production date
2002
Medium
oil and acrylic on canvas
Size (h x w)
2080 x 1694 x 34 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Patrons of the Auckland Art Gallery, 2003
Accession no
2003/51/2
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Lattice No. 90
Lattice No. 90

Ian Scott

Production date
1982
Medium
acrylic on canvas
Size (h x w)
1847 x 1844 x 33 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, Chartwell Gift Collection, 2015
Accession no
2015/10/6
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Boy and ponies
Boy and ponies

Alfred Munnings

Production date
circa 1910
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
810 x 938 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1921
Accession no
M1921/1/12
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La Femme au Bain
La Femme au Bain

Charles F Goldie

Production date
1898
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
736 x 825 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Mr Nicholson, 1954
Accession no
1954/28
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Buller's Table Cloth
Buller's Table Cloth

W D Hammond

Production date
1994
Medium
acrylic on canvas
Size (h x w)
1682 x 1675 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Patrons of the Auckland Art Gallery, 1997
Accession no
1997/6
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Self Portrait: Still Life
Self Portrait: Still Life

Frances Hodgkins

Production date
circa 1935
Medium
oil on cardboard
Size (h x w)
970 x 840 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1963
Accession no
1963/11/2
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Theralar
Theralar

Nicola Farquhar

Production date
2016
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
1350 x 1000 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2016
Accession no
2016/35
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Planes of Destiny
Planes of Destiny

Richard Killeen

Production date
2010
Medium
pigment inkjet print on canvas
Size (h x w)
1000 x 1000 x 35 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Patrons of the Auckland Art Gallery, 2010
Accession no
2010/6/2
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The Waka Transformation
The Waka Transformation

Shane Cotton

On display

Production date
2001
Medium
acrylic on canvas
Size (h x w)
700 x 1000 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2001
Accession no
2001/14
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Guy Ngan Mural, Bledisloe State Building, Auckland City 1987
Guy Ngan Mural, Bledisloe State Building, Auckland City 1987

Julian Dashper

Production date
1987
Medium
oil and acrylic on canvas, velvet and linen
Size (h x w)
2600 x 5000 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Patrons of the Auckland Art Gallery, 1996
Accession no
1995/36/1.1-4
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Fort Britomart
Fort Britomart

Sam Stuart G C Beale

Production date
1869
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
490 x 798 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Dr Thomson W Leys, 1915
Accession no
1915/10
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Nocturne (nomadic geometries II)
Nocturne (nomadic geometries II)

Gretchen Albrecht

Production date
1992
Medium
acrylic and oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
1540 x 2445 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Patrons of the Auckland Art Gallery, 1992
Accession no
1992/18
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"12 Hours" Heartbeat Drawing
"12 Hours" Heartbeat Drawing

Makoto Sasaki Arber & Sons Editions

Production date
Sep 2004
Medium
single colour lithograph, folded eight times, on single sheet of Rives BFK paper
Size (h x w)
2400 x 300 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the assistance of Michael and Cathy Hapgood 2018
Accession no
2018/29
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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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