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Tokomaru Bay, Aotearoa New Zealand born 1933


Artist's cultural association:
Maori people
New Zealand
Te Pakanga XI - Te Tumuaki. 1974
Collection Title: Matchitt, Para. 'Te Pakanga series'. Wellington, 1974.
Place made: Wellington, North Island, New Zealand
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in pen and ink and brush and ink over underdrawing in black pencil Support: textured white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: printed label on verso of frame of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Ta-u-rangi inscribed in black ink, 'A HAWKE'S BAY CULTURAL TRUST TOURING EXHIBITION / EXHIBITION TITLE TE ATEA - Drawings by Paratene Matchitt / TITLE OF WORK TE HUMUAKI / CATALOGUE NO 12. / GLAZING DETAILS GLASS / ADDITIONAL INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS DO NOT REMOVE CLEATS. DO NOT DRILL EXTRA HOLES.'.
Dimensions: sheet (sight) 48.0 h x 67.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2016
Accession No: NGA 2016.338
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Milford Galleries, Dunedin, 2016.