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Happy Birthday to New
Happy Birthday to New

$5 - $7

Happy Birthday to New

$5 - $7

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Painting Nature
Painting Nature

Free entry

Painting Nature

Free entry

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Richard Lewer: Collective Memory
Richard Lewer: Collective Memory

Richard Lewer: Collective Memory

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Local Revolutionaries: Art & Change 1965–1986
Local Revolutionaries: Art & Change 1965–1986

Free entry

Local Revolutionaries: Art & Change 1965–1986

Free entry

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The Walters Prize 2006
The Walters Prize 2006

Free entry

The Walters Prize 2006

Free entry

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Property of a Gentleman
Property of a Gentleman

Free entry

Property of a Gentleman

Free entry

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The Enchanted Garden
The Enchanted Garden

$5 - $7

The Enchanted Garden

$5 - $7

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Battle Cry
Battle Cry

Free entry

Battle Cry

Free entry

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Temples for the Gods
Temples for the Gods

Free entry

Temples for the Gods

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Gordon Walters: New Vision
Gordon Walters: New Vision

Gordon Walters: New Vision

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Manifesto
Manifesto

$12.50 – $28, Members and Children 12 & under FREE Buy tickets

Manifesto

$12.50 – $28, Members and Children 12 & under FREE Buy tickets

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The Corsini Collection: A Window on Renaissance Florence
The Corsini Collection: A Window on Renaissance Florence

$15 – $19, Members and Children 12 and under FREE Buy tickets

The Corsini Collection: A Window on Renaissance Florence

$15 – $19, Members and Children 12 and under FREE Buy tickets

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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

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Denmark Design
Denmark Design

$12 early bird tickets available Book now

Denmark Design

$12 early bird tickets available Book now

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Curator's tour: Mary Kisler on Game Changers
Curator's tour: Mary Kisler on Game Changers

3pm

Free

Join Mary Kisler, Senior Curator Mackelvie Collection, International Art, for a tour of her new exhibition which looks at the development of modernism from the early 20th century onwards and its impact on international and New Zealand art.

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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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Beyond Revolutionary Utopia: Turning the World Rightside Up
Beyond Revolutionary Utopia: Turning the World Rightside Up

1pm

Free

Join Dr Kathryn Lehman, Senior Lecturer and co-founder, New Zealand Centre for Latin American Studies at the University of Auckland for an illustrated and engaging insight into the socio-political situation in South America.

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Louise Henderson — A Question of Style
Louise Henderson — A Question of Style

2–3pm

FREE

Join Senior Lecturers and painting experts, Richard Fahey and Simon McIntyre, as they discuss Lousie Henderson’s evolving style.

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Strike a Pose fashion films: The First Monday in May
Strike a Pose fashion films: The First Monday in May

3–5pm

SOLD OUT

A robe can be an artist’s muse, and intricately designed and beautifully made garments are works of art in their own right. We showcase the art of fashion with a new series of films about the fascinating fashion industry introduced by fashion expert Angela Lassig, who will put modern-day haute couture and street apparel in historic perspective.

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My Art Collector Series: Auckland Art Fair VIP visit
My Art Collector Series: Auckland Art Fair VIP visit

2–4.30pm

$245 for Members; $295 for non-Members (incl one year membership) Buy tickets

Want to know what’s hot in contemporary art right now? Join us for a bespoke, curated visit to the Auckland Art Fair on the VIP Preview day

My Art Collector Series: Auckland Art Fair VIP visit

2–4.30pm

$245 for Members; $295 for non-Members (incl one year membership) Buy tickets

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Doc Edge Pride presents: TransMilitary
Doc Edge Pride presents: TransMilitary

4.15pm

$12 + fee Gallery Members, $14 + fee non-Members Buy tickets

Around 15,500 transgender people serve in the U.S. military (notably the largest transgender employer in the U.S.), where they must conceal their gender identity because military policies ban their service.

Doc Edge Pride presents: TransMilitary

4.15pm

$12 + fee Gallery Members, $14 + fee non-Members Buy tickets

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Doc Edge Pride presents: TransMilitary
Doc Edge Pride presents: TransMilitary

1pm

$12 + fee Gallery Members, $14 + fee non-Members Buy tickets

Around 15,500 transgender people serve in the U.S. military (notably the largest transgender employer in the U.S.), where they must conceal their gender identity because military policies ban their service.

Doc Edge Pride presents: TransMilitary

1pm

$12 + fee Gallery Members, $14 + fee non-Members Buy tickets

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SOLD OUT Japonism in Fashion lecture: 1930s to the present day
SOLD OUT Japonism in Fashion lecture: 1930s to the present day

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.

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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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Doc Edge Pride presents: Portraits of the Rainbow
Doc Edge Pride presents: Portraits of the Rainbow

11am

$12 + fee Gallery Members, $14 + fee non-Members Buy tickets

World renowned photographer Leslie Kee is best known for his fashion photography and portraits of celebrities like Madonna. 

Doc Edge Pride presents: Portraits of the Rainbow

11am

$12 + fee Gallery Members, $14 + fee non-Members Buy tickets

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Doc Edge 2019 Presents: Call Me Intern
Doc Edge 2019 Presents: Call Me Intern

12.30pm

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Doc Edge Festival 2019 in association with RNZ presents a series of documentary screenings at the Gallery, as part of the 2019 Auckland Festival, May 31-June 9.

 

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Chingachgook, The Great Snake (1967)
Chingachgook, The Great Snake (1967)

12pm

Free

To celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the DEFA (Deutsche Film-AG) Studio in East Germany, the Goethe-Institut New Zealand presents in its Winter Film Series at the Auckland Art Gallery a film programme highlighting different themes and genres that were important to the DEFA.

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Photography workshop with Simon Devitt
Photography workshop with Simon Devitt

11am–3.30pm

$150 for Members, $200 non-Members Book now

Boost your skills at using photography as a storytelling medium and rediscover ways to share your images with the world in ways beyond our digital devices. Through exercises carefully curated by photographer and award-winning publisher Simon Devitt you will gain new perspectives and make a start on creating or further developing your own visual language.

Photography workshop with Simon Devitt

11am–3.30pm

$150 for Members, $200 non-Members Book now

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Lessons on Denmark Design
Lessons on Denmark Design

10.30am–3.30pm

$75 Members early bird*, $85 Members standard, $125 Non-Members early bird*, $135 Non-Members* Book now

Associate Professor Linda Tyler and ‘design encyclopaedia’ Caroline Montague dive deep into the history, heyday and highlights of Danish Design in this fun day of learning about Denmark Design. This one-day class consists of four 50-minute illustrated talks on:  

1.            The First Danish Design Companies with an international reputation
2.            From Classicism to Functionalism
3.            Organic Modernism: Danish Design Goes International
4.            Danish Design in the Postmodern era and Our Time

Lessons on Denmark Design

10.30am–3.30pm

$75 Members early bird*, $85 Members standard, $125 Non-Members early bird*, $135 Non-Members* Book now

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ST PAUL St Curatorial Symposium 2016
ST PAUL St Curatorial Symposium 2016

9am–5pm

Free

ST PAUL St’s 2016 Symposium, Ako mai, ako atu, takes its shape around questions of knowledge: knowing, learning, relationships of accountability.

ST PAUL St Curatorial Symposium 2016

9am–5pm

Free

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Doc Edge Presents: Kate Nash – Underestimate the Girl
Doc Edge Presents: Kate Nash – Underestimate the Girl

12.30-2pm

$12.30 Book now

As part of the 14th International Documentary Film Festival, Doc Edge in association with RNZ presents a series of documentary screenings at the Gallery.

 

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Denmark Design Members Late Night
Denmark Design Members Late Night

6.30–9.30pm

Members $35, non-Members $85 (includes a one-year membership) Book now

At this Members Late Night, journalist and design-enthusiast Jeremy Hansen will talk with design curator Justine Olsen, interior designer Rufus Knight and architect Jon Rennie about how Scandinavian design aesthetics and principles continue to influence Aotearoa New Zealand today.

Denmark Design Members Late Night

6.30–9.30pm

Members $35, non-Members $85 (includes a one-year membership) Book now

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Te Reo Māori short films
Te Reo Māori short films

2pm

Free entry

A collection of shorts to celebrate Te Wiki o te Reo Māori (Māori Language Week).

Te Reo Māori short films

2pm

Free entry

Artworks

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Left, Right
Left, Right

Richard Killeen

Production date
1981
Medium
gouche on paper
Size (h x w)
750 x 530 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2018
Accession no
C2018/1/11
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Left Right
Left Right

Richard Killeen

Production date
1981
Medium
alkyd on aluminium
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1981
Accession no
1981/54.1-13
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On display

Right of Way
Right of Way

Janet Lilo

On display

Production date
2013
Medium
three-channel video, high definition (HD), 16:9, colour, silent
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2019
Accession no
C2019/1/27
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Gael Newton, at right
Gael Newton, at right

Max Oettli

Production date
1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
200 x 253 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Max Oettli, through the Auckland Art Gallery Foundation, 2018
Accession no
2017/12/126
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The Right Hon George Macartney
The Right Hon George Macartney

Gaetano Bartolozzi Henry Edridge

Production date
1817
Medium
stipple engraving
Size (h x w)
494 x 384 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the relatives of Mr T V Gulliver, 1939
Accession no
1939/4/48
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Man wearing a small turban, facing right
Man wearing a small turban, facing right

Giovanni Castiglione

Production date
circa 1645-1650
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
110 x 83 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, Peter Tomory Collection, purchased 2004
Accession no
2004/30/49
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Head of a Man Facing Right
Head of a Man Facing Right

Jean-Pierre Norblin

Production date
1784
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
45 x 44 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Mr Wallace Alexander, 1940
Accession no
1940/4/53
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Wrestling match (right hand sheet of triad)
Wrestling match (right hand sheet of triad)

Utagawa Kunisada

Production date
1786-1865
Medium
woodcut - nishiki-e (full colour) technique
Size (h x w)
366 x 272 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
M47
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Man striding with right arm outstretched [reversed]
Man striding with right arm outstretched [reversed]

Johann von Sandrart Salvator Rosa

Production date
Pre 1698
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
171 x 120 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1957
Accession no
1957/32/25
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Young woman walking toward the right [reversed]
Young woman walking toward the right [reversed]

Johann von Sandrart Salvator Rosa

Production date
Pre 1698
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
171 x 120 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1957
Accession no
1957/32/47
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Right Reverend Churchill Julius, DD, Bishop of Christchurch
Right Reverend Churchill Julius, DD, Bishop of Christchurch

A Vyvyan Hunt

Production date
Unknown
Medium
watercolour
Size (h x w)
330 x 228 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1969
Accession no
1969/9/6
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A Polish Hussar seen in profile, facing right
A Polish Hussar seen in profile, facing right

Stefano Della Bella

Production date
1648-1653
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
175 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, Peter Tomory Collection, purchased 2004
Accession no
2004/30/13
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Young woman wearing a plumed turban, facing right
Young woman wearing a plumed turban, facing right

Giovanni Castiglione

Production date
circa 1645-1650
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
109 x 83 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, Peter Tomory Collection, purchased 2004
Accession no
2004/30/50
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Head of a Woman in Profile (facing right)
Head of a Woman in Profile (facing right)

Eliza Le Guay

Production date
19th century
Medium
pencil
Size (h x w)
100 x 90 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
U/129
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Shinban Kataki-uchi Soroi (right hand sheet of Triad)
Shinban Kataki-uchi Soroi (right hand sheet of Triad)

Utagawa Kuniyasu

Production date
1786-1865
Medium
woodcut : nishiki-e (full colour) technique
Size (h x w)
381 x 261 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the relatives of Mr T V Gulliver, 1939
Accession no
1939/4/20
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A Scene from "Shiranui-Monogatari" (right sheet of Triad)
A Scene from "Shiranui-Monogatari" (right sheet of Triad)

Utagawa Kunisada

Production date
1786-1865
Medium
woodcut : nishiki-e (full colour) technique
Size (h x w)
360 x 246 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the relatives of Mr T V Gulliver, 1939
Accession no
1939/4/33
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Woman with Circular Lace Ruff Turned Slightly to Right
Woman with Circular Lace Ruff Turned Slightly to Right

Wenceslaus Hollar

Production date
1644
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
102 x 97 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/3/365
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The Right Reverend Frederick Wallis, DD, Bishop of Wellington
The Right Reverend Frederick Wallis, DD, Bishop of Wellington

A Vyvyan Hunt

Production date
Unknown
Medium
watercolour
Size (h x w)
375 x 190 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1969
Accession no
1969/9/7
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Right Reverend Cecil Wilson, M.A., Bishop of Melanesia
Right Reverend Cecil Wilson, M.A., Bishop of Melanesia

A Vyvyan Hunt

Production date
Unknown
Medium
watercolour
Size (h x w)
390 x 196 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1969
Accession no
1969/9/8
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Jiraiya Goketsu Tan (right hand sheet of Triad)
Jiraiya Goketsu Tan (right hand sheet of Triad)

Ichieisai Yoshitsuya

Production date
Unknown
Medium
woodcut - nishiki-e (full colour) technique
Size (h x w)
368 x 250 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
M183
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Bearded Old Man Wearing Shoulder-Length Headdress, Facing Right
Bearded Old Man Wearing Shoulder-Length Headdress, Facing Right

Salvatore Castiglione

Production date
circa 1650
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
108 x 81 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
M1885/32
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Afternoon tea, Leeston.  Centre: Eric Lawry; Right: Gwen Lawry
Afternoon tea, Leeston. Centre: Eric Lawry; Right: Gwen Lawry

Spence

Production date
Unknown
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
107 x 150 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1999
Accession no
1999/33/45
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View on the right of which is the Hot Springs
View on the right of which is the Hot Springs

Edward Harker

Production date
circa 1848
Medium
watercolour
Size (h x w)
165 x 235 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1940
Accession no
1940/16/4
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Man standing, with arm raised, pointing toward the right [reversed]
Man standing, with arm raised, pointing toward the right [reversed]

Johann von Sandrart Salvator Rosa

Production date
Pre 1698
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
171 x 120 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1957
Accession no
1957/32/21
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Soldier, standing, holding a cane, facing right [reversed]
Soldier, standing, holding a cane, facing right [reversed]

Johann von Sandrart Salvator Rosa

Production date
Pre 1698
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
171 x 120 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1957
Accession no
1957/32/17
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Soldier holding a cane and his shield, facing right [reversed]
Soldier holding a cane and his shield, facing right [reversed]

Johann von Sandrart Salvator Rosa

Production date
Pre 1698
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
171 x 120 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1957
Accession no
1957/32/54
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Soldier carrying a cane, striding toward the right [reversed]
Soldier carrying a cane, striding toward the right [reversed]

Johann von Sandrart Salvator Rosa

Production date
Pre 1698
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
171 x 120 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1957
Accession no
1957/32/60
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Saint Leopold (located at shaft of outer right column)
Saint Leopold (located at shaft of outer right column)

Albrecht Dürer

Production date
1515
Medium
woodcut
Size (h x w)
215 x 83 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1981
Accession no
1981/50/50/6
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Four Soldiers, One Seated on a Stone on the Right.
Four Soldiers, One Seated on a Stone on the Right.

Johann von Sandrart Salvator Rosa

Production date
Post 1653
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
153 x 98 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
M1885/25
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Te Tohu Tuatahi
Te Tohu Tuatahi

Kura Te Waru Rewiri

Production date
1991
Medium
acrylic on board
Size (h x w)
1620 x 1860 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1993
Accession no
1993/33.1-3
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"We'll somehow get this going right ... though it's been 'stalled' for nine years!"
"We'll somehow get this going right ... though it's been 'stalled' for nine year...

Paul Clarkson

Production date
1984
Medium
original editorial cartoon
Size (h x w)
260 x 198 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1984
Accession no
C1994/1/478
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Not on display

Antique Cameos (Camei antichi): a frieze of bacchantes with Apollo and Daphne at the right
Antique Cameos (Camei antichi): a frieze of bacchantes with Apollo and Daphne at...

Giovanni Battista Franco

Production date
1611 {published}
Medium
engraving
Size (h x w)
87 x 186 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, Peter Tomory Collection, purchased 2004
Accession no
2004/30/63
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Mata Meguri - Kurawa Haru no Irodori (right hand sheet of Triad)
Mata Meguri - Kurawa Haru no Irodori (right hand sheet of Triad)

Ikkeisai Yoshiiku

Production date
1879
Medium
woodcut : nishiki-e (full colour) technique
Size (h x w)
363 x 242 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the relatives of Mr T V Gulliver, 1939
Accession no
1939/4/31
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Woman with Black Hood and Fur Stole in Profile to Right
Woman with Black Hood and Fur Stole in Profile to Right

Wenceslaus Hollar

Production date
1642
Medium
etching and engraving
Size (h x w)
99 x 93 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/3/368
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Not on display

Mitate Hakkei; Night rain at Gion (right hand sheet of Triad)
Mitate Hakkei; Night rain at Gion (right hand sheet of Triad)

Andō Hiroshige

Production date
circa 1850
Medium
woodcut - nishiki-e (full colour) technique
Size (h x w)
368 x 271 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
M102
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E H McCormick Papers
E H McCormick Papers
Production date
1890-1991
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Linda Gill, 2015
Accession no
RC2015/4
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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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Partridge Correspondence
Partridge Correspondence
Production date
1896-1930
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
RC2009/2

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