Para MATCHITTMUKA STUDIO, Taumatakahawai Enlarge 1 /1


Tokomaru Bay, Aotearoa New Zealand born 1933


Auckland, New Zealand commenced 1983

print workshop (organisation)

Taumatakahawai 1990
Collection Title: New Zealand 1990; Lithographs by 20 artists
Place made: Muka Studio, 17 Chamberlain Street, Auckland, North Island, New Zealand
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from multiple stones Support: white wove Arches 88 paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 24/50
Edition: edition of 50

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Matchitt 2/4/90' inscribed lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Taumatakahawai' inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '24/50'
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right within image, 'M'.
Dimensions: printed image 69.6 h x 50.4 w cm sheet 76.0 h x 56.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the Government of New Zealand 1990
Accession No: NGA 90.1488.11
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from the New Zealand High Commission, Canberra, November 1990.