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Whizz Bang Pop
Whizz Bang Pop

Free entry

Whizz Bang Pop

Free entry

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Hole of Yellow Archipelago
Hole of Yellow Archipelago

Free entry

Hole of Yellow Archipelago

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Little Miracles
Little Miracles

Free entry

Little Miracles

Free entry

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Te Wā Tōiri: Fluid Horizons
Te Wā Tōiri: Fluid Horizons

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Te Wā Tōiri: Fluid Horizons

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Poetic Imaginings: Piranesi's Rome
Poetic Imaginings: Piranesi's Rome

Free entry

Poetic Imaginings: Piranesi's Rome

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Happy Birthday to New
Happy Birthday to New

$5 - $7

Happy Birthday to New

$5 - $7

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

Free entry

Once Upon a Time in Art

Free entry

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Jonathan Jones: untitled (sum of the parts)
Jonathan Jones: untitled (sum of the parts)

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Jonathan Jones: untitled (sum of the parts)

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Summer Daze
Summer Daze

$5 - $7

Summer Daze

$5 - $7

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Speed and Flight
Speed and Flight

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Speed and Flight

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Making Worlds
Making Worlds

$5 - $7

Making Worlds

$5 - $7

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Raining Cats and Dogs
Raining Cats and Dogs

Free entry

Raining Cats and Dogs

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

John Reynolds: The Violet Hour

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Mystic Truths
Mystic Truths

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Mystic Truths

Free entry

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Tūruki Tūruki! Paneke Paneke!
Tūruki Tūruki! Paneke Paneke!

$5 - $7

Tūruki Tūruki! Paneke Paneke!

$5 - $7

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The Walters Prize 2006
The Walters Prize 2006

Free entry

The Walters Prize 2006

Free entry

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The Walters Prize 2018
The Walters Prize 2018

The Walters Prize 2018

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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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The Walters Prize 2008
The Walters Prize 2008

Free entry

The Walters Prize 2008

Free entry

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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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An Accidental Berliner (2015)
An Accidental Berliner (2015)

2pm

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Doc Edge Presents a screening of An Accidental Berliner (2015).

An Accidental Berliner (2015)

2pm

$5 + booking fee Buy tickets

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Family Launch
Family Launch

11am–12pm

FREE

Join us to celebrate the opening day of our exciting interactive Todd Foundation Creative Learning Centre project by Auckland-based artist Sara Hughes, All My Favourite Shapes

Family Launch

11am–12pm

FREE

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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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SOLD OUT Contemporary Weaving Workshop
SOLD OUT Contemporary Weaving Workshop

11am–4pm

$150 for Members $200 for non-Members (includes a one-year Membership) Book now

SOLD OUT Contemporary Weaving Workshop

11am–4pm

$150 for Members $200 for non-Members (includes a one-year Membership) 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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Painting Workshop: William Hodges
Painting Workshop: William Hodges

10.30am–1pm

Members $80, Non-members $130 Book now

Discover your inner artist, and learn how to paint by copying William Hodges’ Dusky Bay in New Zealand.

Painting Workshop: William Hodges

10.30am–1pm

Members $80, Non-members $130 Book now

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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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Curator and artist talk: Pacific Sisters: He Toa Tāera | Fashion Activists
Curator and artist talk: Pacific Sisters: He Toa Tāera | Fashion Activists

12 – 1pm

FREE (Members only)

Artist and Pacific Sisters’ member Feeonaa Wall will join forces with Senior Curator, NZ and Pacific Art, Ron Brownson, to give an illustrated talk on Pacific Sisters: He Toa Tāera | Fashion Activists, prior to the Members Preview of the exhibition. 

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Just Remember Don’t Forget: Closing A’dress with the Pacific Sisters and Nina Tonga
Just Remember Don’t Forget: Closing A’dress with the Pacific Sisters and Nina To...

2–3pm

FREE

To celebrate Pacific Sisters: He Toa Tāera | Fashion Activists closing weekend, the Gallery presents a panel discussion chaired by Nina Tonga, the exhibition’s curator from Te Papa Tongarewa Museum of New Zealand. 

Nina will be in conversation with members of the Pacific Sisters: Ani O’Neill, Rosanna Raymond, Suzanne Tamaki, Nephi Tupaea and Feeonaa Wall.

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Storytellers, Histories and Memories
Storytellers, Histories and Memories

10am – 5pm

Free

Reflecting on South America and its histories, the events planned for the first Space to Dream themed weekend offer reflections on how narrative enters into culture in South America.

Storytellers, Histories and Memories

10am – 5pm

Free

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Anna Crichton: The mistress of pictorial puns
Anna Crichton: The mistress of pictorial puns

3pm

Free

Enjoy an illustrated talk from satirical caricaturist and multi award-winning illustrator Anna Crichton – the mistress of pictorial puns.

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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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Pacific Sisters: He Toa Tāera | Fashion Activists NZSL Interpreted Tour
Pacific Sisters: He Toa Tāera | Fashion Activists NZSL Interpreted Tour

1 – 2pm

Join us for a NZSL interpreted tour with Auckland Art Gallery’s Senior Curator, NZ and Pacific Art, Ron Brownson. This tour is especially for Deaf and hard of hearing people, their friends and families.
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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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A Bigger Splash (1974)
A Bigger Splash (1974)

1pm

Free

Enjoy a free screening of A Bigger Splash on David Hockney's 80th birthday.

A Bigger Splash (1974)

1pm

Free

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German documentary films
German documentary films

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.

German documentary films

12pm

Free

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The Murderers Are Among Us (1946)
The Murderers Are Among Us (1946)

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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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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The Dove On The Roof (1973)
The Dove On The Roof (1973)

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.

The Dove On The Roof (1973)

12pm

Free

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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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Biennale Archive Stories #4: Mami Kataoka with Rhana Devenport: An Open Interview with Lisa Reihana, John Reynolds and Peter Robinson
Biennale Archive Stories #4: Mami Kataoka with Rhana Devenport: An Open Intervie...

6pm

Free

As part of the Biennale of Sydney’s investigation into their Archive, 21st Biennale Artistic Director Mami Kataoka and Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki Director Rhana Devenport co-moderate a conversation with three New Zealand artists whose contributions to Biennale of Sydney editions in 1998, 2000, 2006 and 2012 remain in our memories.

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Pacific Sisters present 'Fresh Flashbacks'
Pacific Sisters present 'Fresh Flashbacks'

Screening Times: 11am–12pm; 12.15pm–1.15pm

FREE

Pacific Sisters present 'Fresh Flashbacks'

Screening Times: 11am–12pm; 12.15pm–1.15pm

FREE

Artworks

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Fresh from Walls
Fresh from Walls

Don Driver

Production date
1982
Medium
found objects and plastic
Size (h x w)
2680 x 6030 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the artist, 1989
Accession no
C1994/1/329.1-4
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Walls of Avignon
Walls of Avignon

Frank Brangwyn

Production date
circa 1913
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
203 x 150 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
MU/164
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"Pilgrimage" outside the walls of Nejef, Iraq
"Pilgrimage" outside the walls of Nejef, Iraq

Charles Cain

Production date
1920-1930
Medium
drypoint
Size (h x w)
128 x 237 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
U/54
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Joshua laying waste to the walls of Jericho
Joshua laying waste to the walls of Jericho

Hieronymus Wierix Pieter van der Borcht

Production date
1583
Medium
engraving
Size (h x w)
114 x 73 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
M1885/86/18
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Peter Walls, Shift Worker, I.V.C. Plant, Christchurch Gas Works
Peter Walls, Shift Worker, I.V.C. Plant, Christchurch Gas Works

Glenn Busch

Production date
1982
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
229 x 228 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1983
Accession no
1983/63/32
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Prospect of the Country from Peterborough Tower
Prospect of the Country from Peterborough Tower

Wenceslaus Hollar

Production date
circa 1673
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
125 x 225 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/3/139
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Chateau de Vincennes
Chateau de Vincennes

Henry Edridge

Production date
1819
Medium
pencil
Size (h x w)
261 x 416 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
M1885/48/2
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Pastoral
Pastoral

Graham Sutherland

Production date
1930 {designed}
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
308 x 441 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1974
Accession no
1974/3/1
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Beer Garden Wall, Wellington
Beer Garden Wall, Wellington

John B Turner

Production date
1968
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
247 x 368 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the artist, 1975
Accession no
1975/49/4
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Buttocks
Buttocks

Greer Twiss

Production date
1968
Medium
fibreglass and paint
Size (h x w)
1590 x 210 x 550 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2003
Accession no
2003/32
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Castle Andernach on the Rhine
Castle Andernach on the Rhine

John Kinder

Production date
1844
Medium
watercolour, pen and ink
Size (h x w)
227 x 158 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1974
Accession no
1974/28
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Beer Garden Wall, Wellington (detail)
Beer Garden Wall, Wellington (detail)

John B Turner

Production date
1968
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
362 x 247 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the artist, 1975
Accession no
1975/49/5
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Veduta degli avanzi del Foro Nerva. View of the ruins of the Forum of Nerva.
Veduta degli avanzi del Foro Nerva. View of the ruins of the Forum of Nerva.

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Production date
circa 1750
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
400 x 609 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/4/82
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Untitled [Fishing Boats]
Untitled [Fishing Boats]

Frances Hodgkins

Production date
circa 1910
Medium
watercolour and charcoal
Size (h x w)
303 x 298 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2007
Accession no
2007/8/15
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Prospect of the Inner Part of Tangier
Prospect of the Inner Part of Tangier

Wenceslaus Hollar

Production date
1670-1670
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
125 x 214 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/3/138
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South East Corner of Tangier
South East Corner of Tangier

Wenceslaus Hollar

Production date
1670-1673
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
125 x 215 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/3/134
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Wanganui River retention wall
Wanganui River retention wall

Wayne Barrar

Production date
1986
Medium
gelatin silver toned photograph
Size (h x w)
195 x 242 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1989
Accession no
1989/15/4
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The New Zealand Herald. WALL FALLS. Saturday. 21 NOVEMBER 1989.
The New Zealand Herald. WALL FALLS. Saturday. 21 NOVEMBER 1989.

Michael Stevenson

Production date
2002
Medium
photocopy, screenprint and dye on paper
Size (h x w)
600 x 420 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2003
Accession no
2003/10/60
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Youth, Jarrow
Youth, Jarrow

Christopher Killip

Production date
1987
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
410 x 500 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1987
Accession no
1987/29/30
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Italian Lake Scene
Italian Lake Scene

Pierce Connelly

Production date
1904
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
571 x 810 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Sir John Logan Campbell
Accession no
U/10
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Brussels
Brussels

Wenceslaus Hollar

Production date
1664
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
78 x 128 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/3/77
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Chapel in the Ruins of the Castel, Fecamp
Chapel in the Ruins of the Castel, Fecamp

John Kinder

Production date
circa 1840
Medium
pencil
Size (h x w)
176 x 240 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1978
Accession no
1978/1/19
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Steps
Steps

Peter Peryer

Production date
1975
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
177 x 179 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with assistance from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1976
Accession no
1976/30/1/9
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Jealous monster
Jealous monster

John Mortimer

Production date
1778
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
280 x 180 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1982
Accession no
1982/39/1
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Judith
Judith

Peter Peryer

Production date
1975
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
135 x 200 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with assistance from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1976
Accession no
1976/30/3
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Using The Old Pump
Using The Old Pump

Percy Thomas

Production date
1865-1873
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
119 x 83 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Mrs Ada Chapman Taylor, 1930
Accession no
1930/4/21
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Gateshead (brick wall and graffiti)
Gateshead (brick wall and graffiti)

Christopher Killip

Production date
1987
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
281 x 346 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1987
Accession no
1987/29/38
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Untitled [The Piano Lesson]
Untitled [The Piano Lesson]

Frances Hodgkins

Production date
circa 1911
Medium
watercolour and charcoal
Size (h x w)
780 x 845 x 33 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2007
Accession no
2007/8/5
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Bridge of Saint Martin, Toledo
Bridge of Saint Martin, Toledo

Joseph Pennell

Production date
1904
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
225 x 281 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the relatives of Mr T V Gulliver, 1939
Accession no
1939/4/116
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Talbot Tower, Chateau Falaise
Talbot Tower, Chateau Falaise

Henry Edridge

Production date
1817-1819
Medium
pencil
Size (h x w)
451 x 294 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
M1885/48/5
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Middlesborough Bus Stop
Middlesborough Bus Stop

Christopher Killip

Production date
1987
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
280 x 345 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1987
Accession no
1987/29/43
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The Lower Inner Part of Tangier
The Lower Inner Part of Tangier

Wenceslaus Hollar

Production date
1673
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
125 x 214 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/3/141
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Aphrodite carrying off Paris after his battle with Menelaus
Aphrodite carrying off Paris after his battle with Menelaus

Henry Fuseli

Production date
circa 1768-circa 1769
Medium
pen with grey and pink wash
Size (h x w)
218 x 178 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1965
Accession no
1965/52
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The West Side of York Castle
The West Side of York Castle

Wenceslaus Hollar

Production date
circa 1673
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
125 x 218 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/3/142
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Not on display

The Bowling-Green at Tangier
The Bowling-Green at Tangier

Wenceslaus Hollar

Production date
circa 1673
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
125 x 215 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/3/144
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Winter
Winter

Alice M Coats

Production date
Unknown
Medium
linocut
Size (h x w)
328 x 300 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Rex Nan Kivell, 1953
Accession no
1953/2/191
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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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Kate Newby's I'm just like a pile of leaves, 2011, Archive
Kate Newby's I'm just like a pile of leaves, 2011, Archive
Production date
2011
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
RC2011/13

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