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Island Life - Robin White in New Zealand and Kiribati
Island Life - Robin White in New Zealand and Kiribati

Adult: $7, Concession: $5, Children Under 12: Free, Friends of the Gallery: $4, Free entry on Mondays

Island Life - Robin White in New Zealand and Kiribati

Adult: $7, Concession: $5, Children Under 12: Free, Friends of the Gallery: $4, Free entry on Mondays

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John Weeks: Art in the Archive
John Weeks: Art in the Archive

Free entry

John Weeks: Art in the Archive

Free entry

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Honoré Daumier: Mirror to the World
Honoré Daumier: Mirror to the World

Free entry

Honoré Daumier: Mirror to the World

Free entry

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Kinder's Presence
Kinder's Presence

Free entry

Kinder's Presence

Free entry

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Goldie & Lindauer: Approaching Portraiture
Goldie & Lindauer: Approaching Portraiture

Free entry

Goldie & Lindauer: Approaching Portraiture

Free entry

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20th Century Modern: Picasso, Chagall, Moore...
20th Century Modern: Picasso, Chagall, Moore...

Free entry

20th Century Modern: Picasso, Chagall, Moore...

Free entry

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The Walters Prize 2002
The Walters Prize 2002

Free entry

The Walters Prize 2002

Free entry

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Art & the 60's from Tate Britain
Art & the 60's from Tate Britain

Free entry

Art & the 60's from Tate Britain

Free entry

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Earth Matters
Earth Matters

Free entry

Earth Matters

Free entry

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Mystic Truths
Mystic Truths

Free entry

Mystic Truths

Free entry

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Mixed-Up Childhood
Mixed-Up Childhood

$5 – $7

Mixed-Up Childhood

$5 – $7

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Yuki Kihara and John Pule
Yuki Kihara and John Pule

Free entry

Yuki Kihara and John Pule

Free entry

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Max Gimblett: The Brush of All Things
Max Gimblett: The Brush of All Things

$5 - $7

Max Gimblett: The Brush of All Things

$5 - $7

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John Pule: Hauaga (Arrivals)
John Pule: Hauaga (Arrivals)

Free entry

John Pule: Hauaga (Arrivals)

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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Temples for the Gods
Temples for the Gods

Free entry

Temples for the Gods

Free entry

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

Free entry

Picturing History: Goldie to Cotton

Free entry

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Rita Angus: Life & Vision
Rita Angus: Life & Vision

Free entry

Rita Angus: Life & Vision

Free entry

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Sean Kerr: What's It Doing?
Sean Kerr: What's It Doing?

Free entry

Sean Kerr: What's It Doing?

Free entry

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John Ward Knox: Hardly Held Lightly
John Ward Knox: Hardly Held Lightly

Free entry

John Ward Knox: Hardly Held Lightly

Free entry

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The Walters Prize 2018
The Walters Prize 2018

The Walters Prize 2018

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FLAUNT: Art/Fashion/Culture
FLAUNT: Art/Fashion/Culture

Adult: $7, Concession: $5, Children Under 12: Free, Friends of the Gallery: $4, Free entry on Mondays

FLAUNT: Art/Fashion/Culture

Adult: $7, Concession: $5, Children Under 12: Free, Friends of the Gallery: $4, Free entry on Mondays

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Through the Eyes of Shirin Neshat
Through the Eyes of Shirin Neshat

$5 - $7

Through the Eyes of Shirin Neshat

$5 - $7

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Everyday Minimal
Everyday Minimal

Free entry

Everyday Minimal

Free entry

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Enduring Nature: Hoki Atu Hoki Mai
Enduring Nature: Hoki Atu Hoki Mai

Free entry

Enduring Nature: Hoki Atu Hoki Mai

Free entry

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Shane Cotton Survey 1993–2003
Shane Cotton Survey 1993–2003

$5 – $7

Shane Cotton Survey 1993–2003

$5 – $7

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The Walters Prize 2014
The Walters Prize 2014

Free entry

The Walters Prize 2014

Free entry

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Tania Kovats: Drawing Water
Tania Kovats: Drawing Water

1–2pm

Join us for an introduction to the artist Tania Kovats’ artwork. 

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Artists talk: Natalie Robertson and Gabriel Rossell-Santillán
Artists talk: Natalie Robertson and Gabriel Rossell-Santillán

2pm

Free

Artists Natalie Robertson and Gabriel Rossell-Santillán will present their works and develop a common discussion ground about their learning experiences, challenges and strategies of and working experiences with their ancestral histories.

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Characterise Your World for 9–13 Year Olds
Characterise Your World for 9–13 Year Olds

10.30am–3pm

SOLD OUT

Inspired by current exhibition Honoré Daumier: Mirror to the World in this workshop participants will work with drawing, collage, and ink to create characterisation and fun stories related to how they see the world.

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Pass the Marker: Rob and Sue Gardiner
Pass the Marker: Rob and Sue Gardiner

1pm

Free for Members

Join us for a talk by Rob and Sue Gardiner of the Chartwell Trust on Wang Dongling’s Pass the Marker – A Drawing Game.

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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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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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Characterise Your World for 9–13 Year Olds
Characterise Your World for 9–13 Year Olds

10.30am–3pm

SOLD OUT

Inspired by current exhibition Honoré Daumier: Mirror to the World in this workshop participants will work with drawing, collage, and ink to create characterisation and fun stories related to how they see the world.

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Giselle – What becomes of the broken hearted
Giselle – What becomes of the broken hearted

2pm

Mary-Jane O’Reilly’s condensed contemporary ballet is a high-intensity, 20-minute excerpt of a full-length work that draws its stylistic landscape from post-WW2 film noir.

 

 

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Members preview: The Corsini Collection
Members preview: The Corsini Collection

12–4pm

Members-only

Join us for an exclusive Members preview of The Corsini Collection: A window on Renaissance Florence on the day before it opens to the public. 

Members preview: The Corsini Collection

12–4pm

Members-only

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New Zealand Dance Week
New Zealand Dance Week

2pm

Free

Celebrating New Zealand Dance Week, this programme presents three engaging works by Auckland dance artists. 

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An evening with Charles Darwent
An evening with Charles Darwent

FREE

Join UK art critic and reviewer, Charles Darwent and Auckland Art Gallery Curator, New Zealand art, Julia Waite in a conversation about art, criticism and tricky biographical subjects.

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After hours talk: Matt Saunders
After hours talk: Matt Saunders

5.30pm

Enjoy an after hours talk 'Flawed words and stubborn sounds' by visiting US artist Matt Saunders, who is in the country as international guest and external examiner for the July MFA seminar at Whitecliffe College of Arts and Design.

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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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Giselle – What becomes of the broken hearted
Giselle – What becomes of the broken hearted

2pm

Mary-Jane O’Reilly’s condensed contemporary ballet is a high-intensity, 20-minute excerpt of a full-length work that draws its stylistic landscape from post-WW2 film noir.

 

 

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Big Day Art: Calling the World
Big Day Art: Calling the World

10am – 4pm

Free

Big Day Art: Calling the World provides an opportunity for families to experience Auckland Art Gallery and immerse themselves in a celebration of artistic experience and creativity. See, do, listen, move, make and share – become creative agents and explorers. Join us in celebrating Matariki and our New Zealand landscape and explore what it means to discover, journey and adventure through a series of hands-on activities and workshops. 

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 SOLD OUT Rag Rug Workshop with Vita Cochran
SOLD OUT Rag Rug Workshop with Vita Cochran

10.30am–3pm

$150 for Members, $200 for Non Members Book now

At this workshop, artist and maker Vita Cochran will respond to the exhibition Louise Henderson: From Lifeby teaching you how to make a hooked rug from old woollen garments and fabric. Curator, New Zealand Art, Julia Waite will introduce the workshop with a talk on Louise Henderson’s colourful, boldly geometric works and love for crafts and textiles.

SOLD OUT Rag Rug Workshop with Vita Cochran

10.30am–3pm

$150 for Members, $200 for Non Members Book now

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SOLD OUT Wood Workshop at The Warren
SOLD OUT Wood Workshop at The Warren

10am–4pm

Members $140, Standard $190 Book now

Follow in the footsteps of Danish designers, and create a contemporary wooden coat hook at community workshop The Warren. Before you step behind the workbench, Assistant Curator, Emma Jameson will give an introduction on Scandinavian design vernacular, and furniture designer Nathan Goldsworthy will show us around his studio

SOLD OUT Wood Workshop at The Warren

10am–4pm

Members $140, Standard $190 Book now

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AUT animated short films
AUT animated short films

11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm

Enjoy a compilation of the best work from the AUT Digital Design students written, created and produced during 2017. Each screening includes an extra short feature on how the films were made.

AUT animated short films

11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm

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The Corsini Collection: Continuing Education Lecture Series
The Corsini Collection: Continuing Education Lecture Series

11am –1pm

$150 Members, $190 non-Members Book now

Join Auckland Art Gallery Senior Curator Mary Kisler for a three-part course exploring Florentine life through Renaissance and Baroque artworks in The Corsini Collection.

The Corsini Collection: Continuing Education Lecture Series

11am –1pm

$150 Members, $190 non-Members Book now

Artworks

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Two Parrots
Two Parrots

Joseph Crawhall

Production date
1880-1913
Medium
pencil
Size (h x w)
270 x 206 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1956
Accession no
1956/2/2
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Nude Girl for 'Orpheus' Series, Entry into Hades
Nude Girl for 'Orpheus' Series, Entry into Hades

Edward Burne-Jones

Production date
circa 1879
Medium
pencil
Size (h x w)
180 x 130 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1955
Accession no
1955/23/2
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Working Drawing For Music Faculty, Auckland University
Working Drawing For Music Faculty, Auckland University

Ralph Hotere

Production date
1985
Medium
crayon, pencil, and ink on paper
Size (h x w)
760 x 560 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1986
Accession no
C1994/1/189
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Sketch for Figure in 'Fortune's Wheel'
Sketch for Figure in 'Fortune's Wheel'

Edward Burne-Jones

Production date
circa 1871-1885
Medium
pencil
Size (h x w)
252 x 178 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1955
Accession no
1955/23/8
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Sketch for the Triumph of Love
Sketch for the Triumph of Love

Edward Burne-Jones

Production date
circa 1861
Medium
pencil
Size (h x w)
180 x 129 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1955
Accession no
1955/23/7
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Study Drawing For 'Cass Altarpiece'
Study Drawing For 'Cass Altarpiece'

Julian Dashper

Production date
1986
Medium
pastel and pencil on paper
Size (h x w)
255 x 360 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1988
Accession no
C1994/1/351
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Portrait Study
Portrait Study

Kathleen Walne

Production date
Unknown
Medium
pencil
Size (h x w)
476 x 381 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Lucy Carrington Wertheim, 1948
Accession no
1948/7/146
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Titirangi landscape
Titirangi landscape

Colin McCahon

Production date
1954
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
510 x 685 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1982
Accession no
1982/15
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Study Drawing For 'Cass Altarpiece'
Study Drawing For 'Cass Altarpiece'

Julian Dashper

Production date
1986
Medium
pastel and pencil on paper
Size (h x w)
255 x 360 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1988
Accession no
C1994/1/352
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Here and There (preparatory drawing no.3)
Here and There (preparatory drawing no.3)

Morgan Jones

Production date
1986
Medium
ink on graph paper
Size (h x w)
240 x 248 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the artist, 1986
Accession no
1986/3/7
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Towards Aramoana (Drawing For A Black Window)
Towards Aramoana (Drawing For A Black Window)

Ralph Hotere

Production date
1981
Medium
ink, acrylic and photograph on paper
Size (h x w)
555 x 760 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1981
Accession no
C1994/1/79
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Samoan woman in yellow
Samoan woman in yellow

Louise Henderson

On display

Production date
1954
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
627 x 1113 x 100 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2005
Accession no
2005/18
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Here and There (preparatory drawing no.1)
Here and There (preparatory drawing no.1)

Morgan Jones

Production date
1986
Medium
ink on graph paper
Size (h x w)
230 x 310 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the artist, 1986
Accession no
1986/3/5
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Study of a Man in a Peaked Cap
Study of a Man in a Peaked Cap

Theophile Steinlen

Production date
1879-1923
Medium
red chalk reverse: red and blue chalk
Size (h x w)
317 x 142 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1953
Accession no
1953/8/1
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XXII. A.  Pianta del Ponte Ferrato detto dagl' Antiquari Cestio ... (A. Plan of Ponte Ferrato, called the Bridge of Cestius by antiquarians ...)
XXII. A. Pianta del Ponte Ferrato detto dagl' Antiquari Cestio ... (A. Plan of...

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Production date
1756
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
335 x 600 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/4/46
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Preliminary sketch for a Mural: Maori Woman and Child and Man Fishing
Preliminary sketch for a Mural: Maori Woman and Child and Man Fishing

A Lois White

Production date
circa 1950s
Medium
pencil and pen and ink
Size (h x w)
208 x 194 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1979
Accession no
1979/32/12
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Study
Study

David Gommon

Production date
Unknown
Medium
pencil
Size (h x w)
559 x 381 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Lucy Carrington Wertheim, 1948
Accession no
1948/7/84
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Study of a nude in an afghan coat
Study of a nude in an afghan coat

Barry Cleavin

Production date
1975
Medium
pencil
Size (h x w)
460 x 300 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Ms Jeanette McCracken, 1982
Accession no
1982/45/5
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Tin Bull working drawing #5
Tin Bull working drawing #5

Michel Tuffery

Production date
2000
Medium
ballpoint pen
Size (h x w)
296 x 420 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2000
Accession no
2000/19/5
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Tin Bull working drawing #6
Tin Bull working drawing #6

Michel Tuffery

Production date
2000
Medium
ballpoint pen
Size (h x w)
296 x 420 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2000
Accession no
2000/19/6
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Tin Bull working drawing #1
Tin Bull working drawing #1

Michel Tuffery

Production date
2000
Medium
ballpoint pen, pencil
Size (h x w)
296 x 420 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2000
Accession no
2000/19/1
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Tin Bull working drawing #3
Tin Bull working drawing #3

Michel Tuffery

Production date
2000
Medium
ballpoint pen
Size (h x w)
296 x 420 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2000
Accession no
2000/19/3
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Tin Bull working drawing #2
Tin Bull working drawing #2

Michel Tuffery

Production date
2000
Medium
ballpoint pen
Size (h x w)
296 x 420 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2000
Accession no
2000/19/2
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Tin Bull working drawing #4
Tin Bull working drawing #4

Michel Tuffery

Production date
2000
Medium
ink
Size (h x w)
296 x 420 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2000
Accession no
2000/19/4
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Poster for James K Baxter Festival
Poster for James K Baxter Festival

Colin McCahon

Production date
1973
Medium
colour lithograph
Size (h x w)
400 x 570 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1988
Accession no
1988/27/9
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Spine (preparatory drawing no.3)
Spine (preparatory drawing no.3)

Peter Nicholls

Production date
1986
Medium
pencil
Size (h x w)
420 x 295 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the artist, 1986
Accession no
1986/3/10
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Working drawing for "No Sun, No Rain, No Radiation"
Working drawing for "No Sun, No Rain, No Radiation"

Greer Twiss

Production date
1986
Medium
ink and pencil on paper
Size (h x w)
295 x 210 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the artist, 2003
Accession no
2003/53/3
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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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