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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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Victorian Auckland: Photographs by John Fields
Victorian Auckland: Photographs by John Fields

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Victorian Auckland: Photographs by John Fields

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Painting Nature
Painting Nature

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Painting Nature

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Seeking Modernity
Seeking Modernity

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Seeking Modernity

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Window Work: Graham Fletcher
Window Work: Graham Fletcher

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Window Work: Graham Fletcher

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Doris Lusk: Acrade Awnings
Doris Lusk: Acrade Awnings

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Doris Lusk: Acrade Awnings

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The Walters Prize 2002
The Walters Prize 2002

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The Walters Prize 2002

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Tate & Us
Tate & Us

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Tate & Us

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The Walters Prize 2008
The Walters Prize 2008

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The Walters Prize 2008

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Picturing History: Goldie to Cotton
Picturing History: Goldie to Cotton

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Picturing History: Goldie to Cotton

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The Walters Prize 2012
The Walters Prize 2012

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The Walters Prize 2012

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Agency and aesthetics: A symposium on the expanded field of photography
Agency and aesthetics: A symposium on the expanded field of photography

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This day-long symposium invites artists, writers, critics, academics and others to reflect on the work that photographs can do today and the changing significance of the image as a social or cultural representation.

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'Switching Up – Painting Exploration' for 5 Year Olds
'Switching Up – Painting Exploration' for 5 Year Olds

10.30am–12.30pm

$18 Book now

Rocks of purple, pink and orange, fields of purple, mustard and pink. Vibrating triangles of white and black, and the arch of a brushstroke in orange and yellow. These descriptions of works in the exhibition Game Changers: International Modernism will help our 5-year-old participants explore their own painting experiments.

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'Switching Up – Painting Exploration' for 5 Year Olds
'Switching Up – Painting Exploration' for 5 Year Olds

10.30am–12.30pm

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Rocks of purple, pink and orange, fields of purple, mustard and pink. Vibrating triangles of white and black, and the arch of a brushstroke in orange and yellow. These descriptions of works in the exhibition Game Changers: International Modernism will help our 5-year-old participants explore their own painting experiments.  

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After hours talk: Etienne de France
After hours talk: Etienne de France

6pm

Free

Join Paris-based artist Etienne de France for an after hours talk on his time in New Zealand for the Te Whare Hēra Wellington International Artist Residency.

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Rainbow Storytime with Erika and CoCo Flash
Rainbow Storytime with Erika and CoCo Flash

Friday 16 July 2–2:30pm, Saturday 17 July 11–11:30am and 2–2:30pm

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Join us for some very special storytelling sessions with drag queens Erika and Coco Flash, fresh from the green fields of Taranaki!

Rainbow Storytime with Erika and CoCo Flash

Friday 16 July 2–2:30pm, Saturday 17 July 11–11:30am and 2–2:30pm

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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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Futuna Lecture Series 2017: Sarah Kenderdine
Futuna Lecture Series 2017: Sarah Kenderdine

6.30pm

$30 + booking fee Buy tickets

Professor Sarah Kenderdine will present a lecture that covers her research and practice which sits in the forefront of interactive and immersive experiences for galleries, libraries, archives and museums

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Jenny Haworth: Recording The War
Jenny Haworth: Recording The War

10.15am

$12.50 – $25 Buy tickets

In a follow-up to The Art of War: New Zealand War Artists in the Field 1939-1945, author and publisher Jenny Haworth has launched Behind The Twisted Wire. In it she draws together the stories and paintings of professional and amateur artists who recorded their often grim experiences during World War I.

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Ka whawhai tonu tāua: A feisty conversation about Māori-Pākehā relations
Ka whawhai tonu tāua: A feisty conversation about Māori-Pākehā relations

6—7pm

FREE

We invite you to a timely, down-to-earth conversation about Māori and Pākehā in Aotearoa in 2021. In this conversation, Te Kawehau Hoskins and Alison Jones discuss their entangled trajectories as writers, thinkers and activists. 

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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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Panel discussion: Exhibiting art for the now
Panel discussion: Exhibiting art for the now

6pm

Free

This is the first in a series of public forums over 2016 organised by Auckland Art Gallery to aid dialogue on topical questions for contemporary art and culture. 

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Remembering the Military Nurses
Remembering the Military Nurses

12–1pm

FREE

Family historian Iris Taylor takes us through a brief history of New Zealand nursing up to the First World War.

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After hours talk: Daniel von Sturmer
After hours talk: Daniel von Sturmer

6pm

Free

Join Melbourne-based artist Daniel von Sturmer for a discussion on selected recent works and how studio practice can shape thinking, and thinking can shape studio practice. 

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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 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

Artworks

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John Allen, Rangitoto, Auckland
John Allen, Rangitoto, Auckland

John Fields

Production date
1974
Medium
gelatin silver print, toned with selenium
Size (h x w)
193 x 120 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2009
Accession no
2009/4
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Untitled
Untitled

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
200 x 136 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/53/44
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Herne Bay Play Centre, Jervois Road, Ponsonby
Herne Bay Play Centre, Jervois Road, Ponsonby

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
200 x 135 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/32
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Ferndale
Ferndale

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
241 x 186 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/36
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Saint John's College Dining Hall
Saint John's College Dining Hall

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
175 x 247 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/48
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Selwyn Court
Selwyn Court

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
186 x 244 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/51
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Hulme Court, 350 Parnell Road
Hulme Court, 350 Parnell Road

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
134 x 200 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/55
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Rob Roy Tavern, Freemans Bay
Rob Roy Tavern, Freemans Bay

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
196 x 239 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/53/19
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Carlile House, Richmond Road, Grey Lynn
Carlile House, Richmond Road, Grey Lynn

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
241 x 195 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/53/23
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House, 6 Claybrook Road, Parnell
House, 6 Claybrook Road, Parnell

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
137 x 203 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/53/29
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Saint Peter's Church, Onehunga
Saint Peter's Church, Onehunga

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
240 x 191 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/53/36
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Houses, 25-33 Symonds Street
Houses, 25-33 Symonds Street

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
192 x 198 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/53/7
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Naylor House, on Richmond and Queen Street, Thames, Upward view of staircase
Naylor House, on Richmond and Queen Street, Thames, Upward view of staircase

John Fields

Production date
04 May 1974
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
190 x 219 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the artist, 1976
Accession no
1976/49/10
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(Man)
(Man)

John Fields

Production date
May 1969
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
252 x 205 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with support from John B Turner 2017
Accession no
2016/26/66
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(Sleeping Man) (2)
(Sleeping Man) (2)

John Fields

Production date
circa 1970
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
252 x 205 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with support from John B Turner 2017
Accession no
2016/26/67
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(Boy) (3)
(Boy) (3)

John Fields

Production date
13 Aug 1967
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
252 x 205 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with support from John B Turner 2017
Accession no
2016/26/68
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(Working Men)
(Working Men)

John Fields

Production date
circa 1970
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
252 x 205 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with support from John B Turner 2017
Accession no
2016/26/72
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(Sign)
(Sign)

John Fields

Production date
circa 1969
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
252 x 205 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with support from John B Turner 2017
Accession no
2016/26/73
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Barracks Wall, Alfred Street
Barracks Wall, Alfred Street

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
132 x 202 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/53/4
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Auckland Architects Club
Auckland Architects Club

John Fields

Production date
06 Jun 1969
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
252 x 205 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with support from John B Turner 2017
Accession no
2016/26/70
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(Woman and Car)
(Woman and Car)

John Fields

Production date
circa 1969
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
252 x 205 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with support from John B Turner 2017
Accession no
2016/26/75
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Father and daughter, East Cape
Father and daughter, East Cape

John Fields

Production date
1969
Medium
photograph
Size (h x w)
170 x 247 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2010
Accession no
2010/14/203
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(Woman and Horse)
(Woman and Horse)

John Fields

Production date
circa 1970
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
215 x 165 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with support from John B Turner 2017
Accession no
2016/26/69
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(Two Frames)
(Two Frames)

John Fields

Production date
circa 1969
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
252 x 205 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with support from John B Turner 2017
Accession no
2016/26/74
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Frozen Meat Store, King's Wharf
Frozen Meat Store, King's Wharf

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
139 x 203 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/4
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Melanesian Mission Museum, Mission Bay
Melanesian Mission Museum, Mission Bay

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
203 x 131 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/49
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Old Customhouse
Old Customhouse

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
186 x 193 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/6
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Coburg Hotel, Queen Street
Coburg Hotel, Queen Street

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
115 x 204 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/53/14
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Houses, corner Hobson and Cook Streets
Houses, corner Hobson and Cook Streets

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
192 x 188 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/53/17
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Northcote Tavern, Queen Street, Northcote
Northcote Tavern, Queen Street, Northcote

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
153 x 240 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/53/38
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Saint Mary's Church, Parnell
Saint Mary's Church, Parnell

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
175 x 245 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/53/40
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Church of Saint John the Evangelist, Ponsonby
Church of Saint John the Evangelist, Ponsonby

John Fields

Production date
1971-1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
249 x 169 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/53/43
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Helvi, Mt Eden Auckland
Helvi, Mt Eden Auckland

John Fields

Production date
1970
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
242 x 162 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with assistance from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1975
Accession no
1975/34/1
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Ferndale, 830 New North Road, Mt Albert
Ferndale, 830 New North Road, Mt Albert

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
194 x 235 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/35
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The Pah, Hillsborough Road, Mt Roskill
The Pah, Hillsborough Road, Mt Roskill

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
248 x 190 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/39
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Ambassadors Hotel, Quay Street
Ambassadors Hotel, Quay Street

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
239 x 147 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/5
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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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