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Name/Title
Ink sketch depicting a view of Omata Beach with Saddleback Island in distance. Four individuals on beach.
Accession No
A75.651

Cartoon about various animals and people taking the credit for the woollen jersey Field Marshal Montgomery was photographed wearing in Cairo during WWII.
Accession No
A95.918

Name/Title
Cartoon depicting Hitler and several German officers along with a Japanese ally under seige in a bunker.
Accession No
A95.893

Pencil sketch of New Plymouth township in 1850-1856. The view looks down the Huatoki Stream to Devon Street Bridge. Marsland Hill and Mount Taranaki are visible in the background.
Accession No
PA2008.116

Name/Title
Sketch of Back Beach, New Plymouth, including three of the Sugar Loaf Islands and a person in a kayak.
Accession No
PA2012.130

Name/Title
Pencil sketch depicting a coastal view from Back Beach, New Plymouth with the Sugar Loaves, Saddleback Island and Paritutu in the distance. Sketch is on a long, narrow piece of paper which is folded in half.
Accession No
A75.553

View of Ngamotu foreshore, Paritutu and the Sugar Loaf Islands.
Accession No
A66.166

Richmond Cottage (formerly known as Beach Cottage) from the west surrounded by a picket fence. The house is positioned in the lower left corner of sketch, with the top of Paritutu visible in the distance.
Accession No
A93.839

Name/Title
Pencil sketch looking up Devon Street West, New Plymouth from Brougham Street, depicting Teeds & Co. Chemist on the right side, trams and people outside Avery's Bookshop on the left side, clock tower further along the street. Two dogs playing in the middle of the street.
Accession No
A75.554

Cartoon depicting a military figure demanding operational silence from a farmer over dairy accounts.
Accession No
A95.912

Name/Title
Sketch of the Te Henui River mouth. A building and two figures can be seen in the foreground. A collection of buildings, possibly the New Zealand Titanic Steel and Iron Company Ltd, are visible in the middleground on the right of the image. The sketch is included in a sketchbook attributed to one of Major Charles (Carlino) Brown's daughters. However, the inscription on the inside cover reads "Constance W. Rowe / Taranaki / April 2nd 1880" - it is unclear if this inscription indicates the name of the actual artist.
Accession No
PA2011.103

View of Paritutu with large waves in foreground.
Accession No
A98.756

Inkjet print of original Graham Kirk painting "Halley's Comet Over Hawera". It shows a view of High Street, Hawera during an appearance of Halley's Comet. The comet is depicted as a glowing white orb with a tail of vivid reds and oranges against a starry night sky. The streetscape below is largely deserted except for one lone figure and a parked car. The metal railings of a bike stand and a bed of orange flowers run along the print's foreground. There is a bicycle in the bike stand.
Accession No
PA2012.136

Inkjet print of original Graham Kirk painting "Xena Over Back Beach". It shows the fictional television character Xena from the fantasy adventure series "Xena: Warrior Princess" riding a horse on the hill above New Plymouth's Back Beach. The Xena character was played by New Zealand actress Lucy Lawless. The Sugar Loaf Islands are visible off the coast. The original painting is part of Kirk's "Superheroes in New Zealand" paintings series.
Accession No
PA2012.139

Name/Title
Inkjet print of original Graham Kirk painting "Road to Manaia". It imagines Molly Macalister's monumental bronze sculpture "Maori Warrior" (1964-1966) transported from its usual location in Queen Elizabeth II Square, Auckland to a rural Taranaki roadside. Dark clouds loom ominously in the distance, indicating the coming of a storm.
Accession No
PA2012.140

Red and yellow flowers in a garden at Pukekura Park, New Plymouth. Several large trees and the roof of a building are visible in the background. Rendered predominantly in greens, red, yellow, black and purple.
Accession No
A64.613

View of Ōākura Beach at sunset. Rocks visible on beach and in the waves. Clouds in the sky. Rendered predominantly in blues, shades of orange, grey and black.
Accession No
A64.643

View of Mount Taranaki and the Sugar Loaf Islands from the sea.
Accession No
A66.793

A view of the New Plymouth foreshore, showing signal station on Mount Eliot, Custom House and boat shed in foreground, with original Terminus Hotel on the right. Two people walking on beach.
Accession No
A58.394

Sketch depicting view of Paritutu in the distance with rocks in middleground and bare sand in foreground. Large rock to right of image. Sea between Paritutu and rocks in midground.
Accession No
A75.566

Cartoon commenting on the possibilities within New Zealand politics if people followed the precedent of a New Zealand Navy seaman who gave the V sign to Mr Churchill and was rewarded with his cigar.
Accession No
A95.880

Name/Title
View of people walking on beach, and hills in the background. Annotations present on sketch to give indication of colours.
Accession No
A75.616

Name/Title
Screenprint is broken up into eight panels. In the first four panels, an eagle is flying from the horizon towards the smoke stack at Port Taranaki, getting closer in each panel. In the fifth panel the eagle crashes tino the smoke stack. Text reads "Thunk", "Whoosh" and "Scre-e-e-e-ch!". The sixth panel has the eagle flying away from the crumbling stack. The seventh panels depicts the silhouette of the eagle flying away over a cloud of dust and rubble. Text reads "Booom!". The last panel shows the stump of the smoke stack seen from a distance with Paritutu dominating the skyline once more. Screenprint rendered in yellow, black, red, grey, brown & white.
Accession No
PA2008.023

Cartoon depicting a Japanese military figure kicking an Allied figure in the rear as they hover over a collection of small islands that have smoke rising from them. The blades of a number of swords are visible in the lower left of the image.
Accession No
A95.913

Cartoon depicting a sinking ship and bomber aircraft on the right hand side of the image. In the foreground a hat with Japanese writing floats in the water. Plumes of smoke can be seen in the upper left of the image. Cartoon dated 7 December 1944, the third anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbour.
Accession No
A95.911
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