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

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Gordon Walters: Prints + Design

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Gordon Walters in Print
Gordon Walters in Print

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Gordon Walters in Print

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Gordon Walters: New Vision
Gordon Walters: New Vision

Gordon Walters: New Vision

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The Walters Prize 2018
The Walters Prize 2018

The Walters Prize 2018

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The Walters Prize 2016
The Walters Prize 2016

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The Walters Prize 2016

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Modern Paints Aotearoa
Modern Paints Aotearoa

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Modern Paints Aotearoa

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Toi Aotearoa
Toi Aotearoa

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Toi Aotearoa

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

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Enduring Nature: Hoki Atu Hoki Mai

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Intimate Portraits
Intimate Portraits

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Intimate Portraits

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Curator's talk: Julia Waite on Gordon Walters
Curator's talk: Julia Waite on Gordon Walters

2pm

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Co-curator Julia Waite introduces Gordon Walters: New Vision, a major new exhibition opening at Dunedin Public Art Gallery on 11 November.

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Preview: Gordon Walters: New Vision
Preview: Gordon Walters: New Vision

12–4pm

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Be one of the first people to enjoy Gordon Walters: New Vision, the first comprehensive survey of the artist’s complete body of work. 

Preview: Gordon Walters: New Vision

12–4pm

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Gordon Walters unlocked: Laurence Simmons – Revelation and Reassessment
Gordon Walters unlocked: Laurence Simmons – Revelation and Reassessment

2pm

Join Professor Laurence Simmons for a lecture discussing the importance of intuition, chance, randomness, colour, sensuality and mysticism for Gordon Walters and will seek to demonstrate the active participation in a varied cultural history that lies beneath his work.

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Gordon Walters unlocked:  Chris Heaphy and Marie Shannon in conversation
Gordon Walters unlocked: Chris Heaphy and Marie Shannon in conversation

1pm

Artists Chris Heaphy and Marie Shannon discuss their friendship, collaboration and response to Gordon Walters and his work.

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Panel discussion: the making of Gordon Walters: New Vision
Panel discussion: the making of Gordon Walters: New Vision

2pm

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As part of the Preview day for Gordon Walters: New Vision, enjoy a panel discussion with the exhibition co-curators  Julia Waite (Auckland Art Gallery), Lucy Hammonds (Dunedin Public Art Gallery) and Professor Laurence Simmons (University of Auckland).

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Tour of Gordon Walters: New Vision
Tour of Gordon Walters: New Vision

2pm

Join Auckland Art Gallery’s Julia Waite, Curator New Zealand Art with Professor Laurence Simmons, University of Auckland and Lucy Hammonds, curator Dunedin Public Art Gallery for what will be an engaging and revealing walkthrough this landmark exhibition of one of New Zealand’s most important modernist artists.

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Gordon Walters unlocked: Deidre Brown – the influence of Walters on contemporary design
Gordon Walters unlocked: Deidre Brown – the influence of Walters on contemporary...

2pm

Free

Join Professor Deidre Brown (Ngāpuhi, Ngāti Kahu) from the School of Architecture at the University of Auckland for her insight into the influence Gordon Walters has had on contemporary design in Aotearoa New Zealand.

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Gordon Walters unlocked: ‘Dear Gordon’ Aaron Lister on Theo Schoon and Gordon Walters
Gordon Walters unlocked: ‘Dear Gordon’ Aaron Lister on Theo Schoon and Gordon Wa...

2pm

Join Aaron Lister, co-curator of the upcoming City Gallery Wellington exhibition Theo Schoon: Split Level View Finder, as he discusses the highly productive, yet equally fractious, relationship between Gordon Walters and Dutch émigré artist Theo Schoon.

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Gordon Walters unlocked: Pound on Walters – Damian Skinner and Natasha Conland
Gordon Walters unlocked: Pound on Walters – Damian Skinner and Natasha Conland

2pm

Join Curator Contemporary Art, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, Natasha Conland, and freelance art historian and curator, Damian Skinner for a conversation about the writings of Francis Pound on the paintings of Gordon Walters.

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Artist Tour: Chris Heaphy on Gordon Walters
Artist Tour: Chris Heaphy on Gordon Walters

11am

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Join artist Chris Heaphy (Ngāi Tahu) and Curator, New Zealand Art Julia Waite for a tour of the exhibition Gordon Walters: New Vision. Enjoy a discussion about how to look at a Walters painting and learn about the friendship Heaphy shared with Walters in the last years of his life.

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Gordon Walters unlocked: Panel discussion – Riffing Off Gordon Walters: motifs, motives and meaning
Gordon Walters unlocked: Panel discussion – Riffing Off Gordon Walters: motifs,...

2pm

Independent designer Tana Mitchell chairs a panel discussion with invited guests to discuss their responses to the work of Gordon Walters on New Zealand graphic design.

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Artist talk: Richard Killeen on Gordon Walters
Artist talk: Richard Killeen on Gordon Walters

10.30am–12pm

$35 for Members, $85 for non-Members Buy tickets

Join us on for an exclusive talk between Curator, New Zealand Art Julia Waite and artist Richard Killeen in the beautiful Members Lounge overlooking Albert Park.

Artist talk: Richard Killeen on Gordon Walters

10.30am–12pm

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Dame Jenny Gibbs and Gordon Walters – a private collection
Dame Jenny Gibbs and Gordon Walters – a private collection

6.30–8.30pm

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Join us for an exclusive visit to the private art collection and residence of one of New Zealand’s most important art advocates, Dame Jenny Gibbs. 

 

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Brooch me: school holiday workshop
Brooch me: school holiday workshop

10.30am – 3.30pm

Drawing inspiration from current exhibition Gordon Walters: New Vision have fun creating your own Walters-inspired, wearable brooch. 

Brooch me: school holiday workshop

10.30am – 3.30pm

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My Art Collectors Series launch
My Art Collectors Series launch

2.30–4pm

SOLD OUT

The My Art Collectors Series celebrates collecting art and creates a platform to hear from collectors, curators and artists with the aim of inspiring the art lovers and collectors of today and tomorrow.  

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Kaleidoscope
Kaleidoscope

7pm – late

$175 Buy tickets

A ‘friendraiser’ for Auckland Art Gallery, Kaleidoscope is an exclusive night-time event for forward-thinking, like-minded individuals who value Auckland’s visual culture and want to play a part in the Gallery’s future.

Kaleidoscope

7pm – late

$175 Buy tickets

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My Art Collector Series: Collecting Art – An Insider’s View
My Art Collector Series: Collecting Art – An Insider’s View

5.45–7pm

FREE Members-only

Associate Professor Linda Tyler chairs a panel of art pundits, who will give you an insider’s view to collecting art.

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Late Night Art
Late Night Art

5–9pm

Free entry

Enjoy after hours access to Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki during Artweek Auckland's Late Night Art!

Late Night Art

5–9pm

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Artworks

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Gordon Walters
Gordon Walters

Theo Schoon

Production date
Unknown
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
213 x 212 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the artist, 1983
Accession no
1983/19/1
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Gordon Walters 1978
Gordon Walters 1978

Marti Friedlander

Production date
2000
Medium
gelatin silver prints, toned with gold
Size (h x w)
479 x 324 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Marti Friedlander, with assistance from the Elise Mourant Bequest, 2001
Accession no
2000/28/138
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Study For Waitara
Study For Waitara

Gordon Walters

Production date
1959
Medium
ink
Size (h x w)
477 x 580 x 31 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1983
Accession no
1983/50
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Tawa
Tawa

Gordon Walters

Production date
1968
Medium
screenprint
Size (h x w)
533 x 419 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1970
Accession no
1970/25/1/4
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Painting No. 1
Painting No. 1

Gordon Walters

Production date
1965
Medium
PVA on hardboard
Size (h x w)
930 x 1233 x 32 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1966
Accession no
1966/4
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untitled
untitled

Gordon Walters

Production date
1954
Medium
coloured pencil, ink and graphite on paper
Size (h x w)
305 x 230 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2018
Accession no
C2018/1/24/2
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Untitled
Untitled

Gordon Walters

Production date
1955
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
536 x 411 x 47 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Patrons of the Auckland Art Gallery, 1994
Accession no
1994/28
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Arahura
Arahura

Gordon Walters

Production date
1982
Medium
silkscreen
Size (h x w)
507 x 406 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1982
Accession no
1982/36/2
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Kahu
Kahu

Gordon Walters

Production date
1977
Medium
screenprint
Size (h x w)
380 x 285 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1982
Accession no
1982/52
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Untitled
Untitled

Gordon Walters

Production date
1990
Medium
gouache on paper collage
Size (h x w)
190 x 155 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1993
Accession no
C1994/1/432
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Untitled
Untitled

Gordon Walters

Production date
1987
Medium
gouache on paper collage
Size (h x w)
190 x 155 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1993
Accession no
C1994/1/431
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Untitled
Untitled

Gordon Walters

Production date
Unknown
Medium
collage
Size (h x w)
448 x 833 x 32 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Gordon Walters Estate, 2005
Accession no
C2005/1/9/5
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Untitled
Untitled

Gordon Walters

Production date
1954
Medium
gouache
Size (h x w)
538 x 593 x 45 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2015
Accession no
C2015/1/37
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Untitled Gouache
Untitled Gouache

Gordon Walters

Production date
1954
Medium
gouache on paper
Size (h x w)
480 x 390 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of JB Gibbs Trust, 2015
Accession no
2015/30/2
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Black Centre
Black Centre

Gordon Walters

Production date
1971
Medium
acrylic on canvas
Size (h x w)
1524 x 1524 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of JB Gibbs Trust, 2015
Accession no
2015/30/7
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Untitled
Untitled

Gordon Walters

Production date
1988
Medium
gouache on paper collage
Size (h x w)
165 x 140 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1993
Accession no
C1994/1/430
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Untitled
Untitled

Gordon Walters

Production date
Unknown
Medium
pencil on paper
Size (h x w)
448 x 833 x 32 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Gordon Walters Estate, 2005
Accession no
C2005/1/9/3
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Rauponga
Rauponga

Gordon Walters

Production date
1983
Medium
screenprint
Size (h x w)
402 x 493 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1984
Accession no
1984/11/2
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Untitled
Untitled

Gordon Walters

Production date
1955
Medium
gouache
Size (h x w)
429 x 521 x 31 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1976
Accession no
1976/60/1
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Untitled
Untitled

Gordon Walters

Production date
1952
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
536 x 411 x 52 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1993
Accession no
C1994/1/394
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Untitled
Untitled

Gordon Walters

Production date
1989
Medium
acrylic on canvas
Size (h x w)
1020 x 762 x 34 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2011
Accession no
C2011/1/10/2
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Untitled
Untitled

Gordon Walters

Production date
1979
Medium
gouache collage on paper
Size (h x w)
300 x 225 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1998
Accession no
C1998/1/12
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Untitled (XIII)
Untitled (XIII)

Gordon Walters

Production date
1955
Medium
gouache on paper
Size (h x w)
425 x 530 x 31 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of JB Gibbs Trust, 2015
Accession no
2015/30/5
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Waikanae landscape
Waikanae landscape

Gordon Walters

Production date
1944
Medium
conte
Size (h x w)
783 x 630 x 32 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1991
Accession no
1991/41
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Genealogy 5
Genealogy 5

Gordon Walters

Production date
1971
Medium
acrylic on canvas
Size (h x w)
1523 x 1523 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Dame Jenny Gibbs in honour of Chris Saines, Gallery Director (1996-2013)
Accession no
2012/22
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Aotea
Aotea

Gordon Walters

Production date
1983
Medium
Indian ink on paper
Size (h x w)
750 x 555 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1992
Accession no
C1994/1/369
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Untitled
Untitled

Gordon Walters

Production date
1979
Medium
Indian ink on paper
Size (h x w)
760 x 560 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1987
Accession no
C1994/1/215
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Untitled
Untitled

Gordon Walters

Production date
1973
Medium
gouache on paper
Size (h x w)
310 x 233 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1993
Accession no
C1994/1/396
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Then
Then

Gordon Walters

Production date
1980
Medium
silkscreen
Size (h x w)
407 x 536 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1982
Accession no
1982/36/1
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Kura
Kura

Gordon Walters

Production date
1982
Medium
screenprint
Size (h x w)
555 x 445 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1982
Accession no
1982/51
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Untitled
Untitled

Gordon Walters

Production date
1970
Medium
ink
Size (h x w)
665 x 665 x 32 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1983
Accession no
1983/51
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Untitled
Untitled

Gordon Walters

Production date
1982
Medium
acrylic on canvas
Size (h x w)
737 x 919 x 25 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1985
Accession no
1985/33
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Untitled (22.9.87)
Untitled (22.9.87)

Gordon Walters

Production date
1987
Medium
acrylic on paper
Size (h x w)
266 x 192 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1988
Accession no
1988/31
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Karaka
Karaka

Gordon Walters

Production date
1979
Medium
screenprint
Size (h x w)
512 x 406 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1981
Accession no
1981/49
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Untitled
Untitled

Gordon Walters

Production date
Unknown
Medium
collage
Size (h x w)
448 x 833 x 32 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Gordon Walters Estate, 2005
Accession no
C2005/1/9/4
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Tama
Tama

Gordon Walters

Production date
1977
Medium
screenprint
Size (h x w)
652 x 470 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1977
Accession no
1977/26
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Dennis K. Turner Archive
Dennis K. Turner Archive
Production date
1943-2011
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Dennis Turner, 2011
Accession no
RC2011/6
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Michael Dunn Archive
Michael Dunn Archive
Production date
1906-2011
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Michael Dunn, 2014
Accession no
RC2014/2
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Rolfe Hattaway Drawings
Rolfe Hattaway Drawings
Production date
circa 1949
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Peter Sauerbier in memory of Theo Schoon, 2006
Accession no
RC2007/1

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