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Choi Jeong Hwa, Flower Chandelier
Choi Jeong Hwa, Flower Chandelier

Free entry

Choi Jeong Hwa, Flower Chandelier

Free entry

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Judy Millar: Rock Drop
Judy Millar: Rock Drop

Judy Millar: Rock Drop

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Seung Yul Oh: SOOM
Seung Yul Oh: SOOM

Free entry

Seung Yul Oh: SOOM

Free entry

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Kate Newby, I'm just like a pile of leaves
Kate Newby, I'm just like a pile of leaves

Free entry

Kate Newby, I'm just like a pile of leaves

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Mladen Bizumic: Kodachrome Presents
Mladen Bizumic: Kodachrome Presents

Free entry

Mladen Bizumic: Kodachrome Presents

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

John Reynolds: The Violet Hour

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Pillars: Project Another Country
Pillars: Project Another Country

Pillars: Project Another Country

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5 4 3 2 1 : Auckland Artist Projects
5 4 3 2 1 : Auckland Artist Projects

Free entry

5 4 3 2 1 : Auckland Artist Projects

Free entry

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

Ralph Hotere: Godwit/Kuaka

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Necessary Distraction: A Painting Show
Necessary Distraction: A Painting Show

Free entry

Necessary Distraction: A Painting Show

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Intimate Portraits
Intimate Portraits

Free entry

Intimate Portraits

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Yinka Shonibare MBE
Yinka Shonibare MBE

$7 – $9

Yinka Shonibare MBE

$7 – $9

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Gordon Walters in Print
Gordon Walters in Print

Free entry

Gordon Walters in Print

Free entry

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James Oram: Limited Time
James Oram: Limited Time

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James Oram: Limited Time

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Sopolemalama Filipe Tohi: Aotea (White Cloud)
Sopolemalama Filipe Tohi: Aotea (White Cloud)

Free entry

Sopolemalama Filipe Tohi: Aotea (White Cloud)

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Jeppe Hein: Long Modified Bench Auckland
Jeppe Hein: Long Modified Bench Auckland

Free entry

Jeppe Hein: Long Modified Bench Auckland

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Sriwhana Spong: Actions and Remains
Sriwhana Spong: Actions and Remains

Free entry

Sriwhana Spong: Actions and Remains

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Declaration: A Pacific Feminist Agenda
Declaration: A Pacific Feminist Agenda

FREE

Declaration: A Pacific Feminist Agenda

FREE

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Dane Mitchell: Iris, Iris, Iris
Dane Mitchell: Iris, Iris, Iris

Dane Mitchell: Iris, Iris, Iris

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Shout Whisper Wail! The 2017 Chartwell Show
Shout Whisper Wail! The 2017 Chartwell Show

Free entry

Shout Whisper Wail! The 2017 Chartwell Show

Free entry

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Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera: Art and Life in Modern Mexico
Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera: Art and Life in Modern Mexico

Adults $24.50, Concessions $19.50, Members and children 12 & under FREE

Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera: Art and Life in Modern Mexico

Adults $24.50, Concessions $19.50, Members and children 12 & under FREE

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Yang Fudong: Filmscapes
Yang Fudong: Filmscapes

Free entry

Yang Fudong: Filmscapes

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Gordon Walters: Prints + Design
Gordon Walters: Prints + Design

Free entry

Gordon Walters: Prints + Design

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Colin McCahon: A Question of Faith
Colin McCahon: A Question of Faith

Free entry

Colin McCahon: A Question of Faith

Free entry

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In conversation: Janet Lilo with Shahidul Alam
In conversation: Janet Lilo with Shahidul Alam

12pm

Free

Each year, an Auckland-based artist is commissioned to create a new body of work for exhibition during the Auckland Festival of Photography. Join this year's commissioned artist, Janet Lilo, in conversation with Shahidul Alam.

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Artist talk: Judy Millar
Artist talk: Judy Millar

3pm

Free

Join one of New Zealand’s most experimental and internationally recognised artists, Judy Millar, as shes discusses her major, site-specific commission, Rock Drop 2017 located in the Gallery’s South Atrium.

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In conversation: Russ Flatt with Ron Brownson
In conversation: Russ Flatt with Ron Brownson

1pm

Free

Senior Curator Ron Brownson joins the Auckland Festival of Photography’s Annual Commission artist, Russ Flatt in conversation about his practice.

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The Kiss Comes Home (2012)
The Kiss Comes Home (2012)

2.30pm, 3pm and 3.30pm

Free

This short documentary looks at the convoluted history of Rodin’s sculpture The Kiss, originally commissioned by a resident of Lewes at the beginning of the 20th century and now in the collection of Tate.

The Kiss Comes Home (2012)

2.30pm, 3pm and 3.30pm

Free

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The Kiss Comes Home (2012)
The Kiss Comes Home (2012)

2pm, 2.30pm and 3pm

Free

This short documentary looks at the convoluted history of Rodin’s sculpture The Kiss, originally commissioned by a resident of Lewes at the beginning of the 20th century and now in the collection of Tate.

The Kiss Comes Home (2012)

2pm, 2.30pm and 3pm

Free

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The Kiss Comes Home (2012)
The Kiss Comes Home (2012)

2.30pm, 3pm and 3.30pm

Free

This short documentary looks at the convoluted history of Rodin’s sculpture The Kiss, originally commissioned by a resident of Lewes at the beginning of the 20th century and now in the collection of Tate.

The Kiss Comes Home (2012)

2.30pm, 3pm and 3.30pm

Free

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Judy Darragh on the making of Limbo
Judy Darragh on the making of Limbo

3pm

Free

Join artist Judy Darragh for an onsite talk on the making of Limbo - the newly commissioned ceiling work for our grand north atrium space.

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The Kiss Comes Home (2012)
The Kiss Comes Home (2012)

1pm, 2pm, 3pm and 4pm

Free

This short documentary looks at the convoluted history of Rodin’s sculpture The Kiss, originally commissioned by a resident of Lewes at the beginning of the 20th century and now in the collection of Tate.

The Kiss Comes Home (2012)

1pm, 2pm, 3pm and 4pm

Free

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Michel Chion: The Voice in Cinema, or The Acousmêtre and Me
Michel Chion: The Voice in Cinema, or The Acousmêtre and Me

6pm

Free

Join pioneering composer, filmmaker, historian and writer Michel Chion for a specially commissioned lecture-performance at Auckland Art Gallery.

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NZTrio: Uncaged
NZTrio: Uncaged

8.30pm and 9.30pm

Free

NZTrio – Justine Cormack (violin), Ashley Brown (cello), and Sarah Watkins (piano) –  is New Zealand’s top professional ensemble in contemporary classical music and have been inspiring audiences around the world for over a decade. Known for their daringly unique concert programmes, NZTrio seek out less mainstream works of old, and pair them with newly commissioned works, offering a taste of musical styles that transcend time and place.

NZTrio: Uncaged

8.30pm and 9.30pm

Free

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Artist talk: Sorawit Songsataya
Artist talk: Sorawit Songsataya

2–3pm

FREE

Join artist Sorawit Songsataya, in conversation with Gallery curator, contemporary art, Natasha Conland, as they discuss Sorawit’s new commission, The Interior, opening on 23 Nov on the Gallery’s North Sculpture Terrace.

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Sriwhana Spong’s The Painter-tailor | Live performance 14 Aug
Sriwhana Spong’s The Painter-tailor | Live performance 14 Aug

2—2.20pm

FREE

Interdisciplinary artist Frances Libeau (they/she; fka Claire Duncan) works at the intersection of sonic composition, text and performance with an interest in queer remediations of narrative and technologies. Their composition, sound design, writing and performance works have been commissioned by artists and organisations across fields of music, fine art, film, theatre and dance. 

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Artist’s Talk – John Reynolds
Artist’s Talk – John Reynolds

2-2:30pm

Don't miss the opportunity to hear John Reynolds discuss his processes and ideas behind his glass painting The Violet Hour.

John Reynolds is well known as one of New Zealand's foremost painters and printmakers who has featured in many key national and international exhibitions and publications on contemporary New Zealand art. He has shown widely throughout the country and been commissioned to produce projects for a wide range of public galleries, private collections and commercial companies.

 

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Artist talk: Dane Mitchell
Artist talk: Dane Mitchell

2pm

Join artist Dane Mitchell for a talk in his new exhibition Iris, Iris, Iris.

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NZTrio: Tectonic Impact
NZTrio: Tectonic Impact

6–8pm

$53 + fees General Admission, $43 + fees AAG Members, $28 +fees Concession (Students with ID.) Book now

Join NZTrio at the Gallery for a live evening performance of TECTONIC IMPACT.

NZTrio: Tectonic Impact

6–8pm

$53 + fees General Admission, $43 + fees AAG Members, $28 +fees Concession (Students with ID.) Book now

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In conversation: Janet Lilo with Natasha Conland
In conversation: Janet Lilo with Natasha Conland

1pm

Free

Join artist Janet Lilo discuss her new work Nobody puts Baby in a Corner with Curator, Contemporary Art, Natasha Conland. 

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In conversation: Alfredo and Isabel Aquilizan
In conversation: Alfredo and Isabel Aquilizan

11am–12pm

Hear direct from the artists Alfredo and Isabel Aquilizan about their project, Pillars to Post: Project Another Country.

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Panel Discussion: Identity in photography
Panel Discussion: Identity in photography

3pm

Free

A panel discussion by a talented group of imaging influencers on the subject of identity in photography.

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Shout Whisper Wail!: Continuing Education Lecture Series
Shout Whisper Wail!: Continuing Education Lecture Series

2.30–4pm

$85 Members, $115 non-Members Book now

Join co-director of The Chartwell Trust Sue Gardiner as each week she explores the background to the exhibition Shout Whisper Wail!: The 2017 Chartwell Show.

Shout Whisper Wail!: Continuing Education Lecture Series

2.30–4pm

$85 Members, $115 non-Members Book now

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Studio of St John the Baptist Tour
Studio of St John the Baptist Tour

11am - 12.30pm

Members $22.5, Non-members $25 Buy tickets

Studio of St John the Baptist Tour

11am - 12.30pm

Members $22.5, Non-members $25 Buy tickets

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The concept model unveiling
The concept model unveiling

6.30pm

$50

 Join us for bespoke cocktails by Michael Dearth (restaurateur Baduzzi, The Grove), and with sound by Samuel Holloway, to celebrate the unveiling of the concept model with the artist, and to learn more about the Auckland Art Gallery Foundation.

The concept model unveiling

6.30pm

$50

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Follow: Immersive Movement Tours with BodyCartography Project
Follow: Immersive Movement Tours with BodyCartography Project

1.30pm–4.30pm (5.30pm–8pm on Tue 15 Oct)

FREE to book via eventfinda Book now

Follow: Immersive Movement Tours with BodyCartography Project

1.30pm–4.30pm (5.30pm–8pm on Tue 15 Oct)

FREE to book via eventfinda Book now

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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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Serene Velocity (1970)
Serene Velocity (1970)

6pm

Join us for a rare screening of the 1970 experimental short film, Serene Velocity, by filmmaker Ernie Gehr.

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Artists’ kōrero with Ane Tonga
Artists’ kōrero with Ane Tonga

2 – 3pm

Free - bookings essential Book now

Artists’ kōrero with Ane Tonga

2 – 3pm

Free - bookings essential Book now

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All That Was Solid Melts:  Curator tour
All That Was Solid Melts: Curator tour

2—3pm

FREE

Join curator Juliana Engberg as she leads you on a cathartic journey of All That Was Solid Melts - an exhibition of and for our times.

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The liveable city: Place-making and public art
The liveable city: Place-making and public art

4–6pm

$22, Members only Book now

How does art transform our experience of living in an intensely urban setting?

Public Art Project Manager Kim Martinengo gives an insightful talk on placemaking and pop-up art in Tāmaki Makaurau, followed by a guided tour, led by Lucy Moore, of open-air artworks in the area surrounding our Gallery.

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Night Will Fall (2014)
Night Will Fall (2014)

2pm

$5 Book now

Not only is Night Will Fall an imprtant document but it is also unique in having Alfred Hitchcock and producer Sidney Bernstein collaborate on what may be the only documentary Hitchcock was involved in.

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Breakfast with Sriwhana Spong
Breakfast with Sriwhana Spong

7.30am–9am

Members $15, Non Members $20 Book now

Start your day with food for thought, coffee and actual food at this Breakfast with artist, Sriwhana Spong

Breakfast with Sriwhana Spong

7.30am–9am

Members $15, Non Members $20 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

Artworks

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Paora Tuhaere
Paora Tuhaere

Gottfried Lindauer

Production date
1878
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
828 x 696 x 70 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Mrs Emma Sloane, 1934
Accession no
1934/9
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Kia Ita
Kia Ita

Lonnie Hutchinson

On display

Production date
2011
Medium
American oak
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, commissioned 2011
Accession no
2011/16/1/1
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Nau Ka Toro, Ka Toro
Nau Ka Toro, Ka Toro

Lonnie Hutchinson

On display

Production date
2011
Medium
American oak
Size (h x w)
2720 x 865 x 50 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, commissioned 2011
Accession no
2011/16/1/2
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Tupu Te Maramatanga
Tupu Te Maramatanga

Lonnie Hutchinson

On display

Production date
2011
Medium
American oak
Size (h x w)
2980 x 1310 x 50 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, commissioned 2011
Accession no
2011/16/1/3
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Te Taumata
Te Taumata

Lonnie Hutchinson

On display

Production date
2011
Medium
American oak
Size (h x w)
2965 x 1636 x 50 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, commissioned 2011
Accession no
2011/16/1/4
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The Plight of Persephone
The Plight of Persephone

Paul Hartigan

Production date
1982
Medium
neon, tubing, galvanised iron
Size (h x w)
1500 x 3005 x 200 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with assistance from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1982
Accession no
1982/47
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Victim
Victim

Molly Macalister

Production date
1966
Medium
bronze
Size (h x w)
292 x 190 x 250 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1966
Accession no
1966/19/1
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Not on display

Claudia Pond Eyley Archive
Claudia Pond Eyley Archive

Claudia Pond Eyley

Production date
circa 1968-2021
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Claudia Pond Eyley, 2021
Accession no
RC2022/1
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The Lakes (triptych)
The Lakes (triptych)

Louise Henderson

Production date
1965
Medium
oil on board
Size (h x w)
1543 x 921 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1965
Accession no
1965/9.1-3
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The Mystic Marriage of Saint Catherine
The Mystic Marriage of Saint Catherine

Vincenzo Spisanelli

On display

Production date
Post 1620
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
479 x 355 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of J Yock Esq, 1960
Accession no
1960/12
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George Lavington, Bishop of Exeter
George Lavington, Bishop of Exeter

Thomas Gainsborough

Production date
Unknown
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
1270 x 1042 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1960
Accession no
M1960/1
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Papa Kāinga
Papa Kāinga

Para Matchitt

Production date
1987
Medium
wood
Size (h x w)
2800 x 7800 x 7800 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1997
Accession no
1997/21
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The Annunciation
The Annunciation

Federico Barocci

Production date
1582-1584
Medium
etching and engraving
Size (h x w)
435 x 308 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, Peter Tomory Collection, purchased 2010
Accession no
2010/9
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Napoleon I
Napoleon I

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Production date
circa 1830
Medium
marble
Size (h x w)
1040 x 720 x 440 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Moss Davis, 1927
Accession no
1927/2/11
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Sketch for Mosaic Altar Panel, St Joseph's Church, Otahuhu
Sketch for Mosaic Altar Panel, St Joseph's Church, Otahuhu

Louise Henderson

Production date
1968
Medium
watercolour, gouache and pencil
Size (h x w)
2955 x 2205 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2018
Accession no
2018/36.1-5
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Claudia Pond Eyley Archive
Claudia Pond Eyley Archive
Production date
circa 1968-2021
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Claudia Pond Eyley, 2021
Accession no
RC2022/1

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