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Exterior view of St John's Church, Omata. It features a church in the midground with white panelling and a red roof. There is a bell tower on the facing right side. In the bottom right quadrant is a fenced off memorial. The landscape is very bare with only a few lines delineating hills and ground growth. The church was originally built in 1875. It was blown over by a gale on 16 June 1894 and rebuilt the same year.
Accession No
A66.678

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View of two lahar mounds, fence and tall trees, Komene Road, Ōkato. Mount Taranaki and ranges in background. Colours predominantly greens and yellows.
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A65.610

Trees silhouetted against a snow capped Mount Taranaki at sunset. Sky is rendered in blues, pink and yellow.
Accession No
A64.648

View of Mount Taranaki, Dover Road, hedges, telephone poles, and a pink/aqua sky.
Accession No
A64.646

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Silhouette of Mount Taranaki and ranges against dawn or evening sky. Sky depicted in yellow, green and blue. Dark road in foreground with a 'Road narrows' road sign on the right of the image.
Accession No
A64.597

Headland, beach and rocks silhouetted against an orange, yellow and pale blue/green sky. Blue ocean.
Accession No
A64.591

Landscape format with the bottom half of a green and red korowai floating above a waterscape enclosed on three sides by green hills. There is a stylised taniwha in the centre of the work, flanked on one side by a pattern of triangles and on the other two koru and wavy lines to indicate water flow.
Accession No
A87.643

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Koruru face at centre surrounded by wide silver border and flanked at both sides with weaving and carving motifs. Landscape silhouette at top and koru with gold infill at bottom.
Accession No
A87.645

Name/Title
Road rising on an incline between two grassy verges with 'S bend' road sign on the left of the image. Mount Taranaki looms over the brow of the incline. Sky is rendered in pink, blue and purple.
Accession No
A64.640

Name/Title
View of Greenwood Road at dawn or dusk with fence, power poles, trees and farmland in foreground. Mount Taranaki and ranges in background. Sky in shades of blue, green and yellow.
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A64.628

Name/Title
View of Mount Taranaki and ranges rendered in blues, white and yellow.
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A64.599

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View of Mount Taranaki at sunset. Row of trees with several power poles in middleground. Rendered predominantly in blues, greens and orange.
Accession No
A64.619

Photograph shows a woman, Mrs. Hutchen, standing at the left edge holding the covering of the street sign she had just unveiled. A dinghyt sits on the shore just behind her, a large ship is docked at the top right corner of the photograph and two ships are in the background on the left hand side.
Accession No
PHO2010-0012

First Bowl of Brooklands sound shell, circa 1957-1958, before speaker stands were put up on sides of stage. Scaffolding visible on the stage. Rows of seating set up in front of Bowl lake. Trees visible in the background.
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PHO2009-272

The Band of the 1st Battalion, Taranaki Regiment (Taranaki Regimental Band) during a band competition at Pukekura Park. Band members are standing at attention with their instruments under their arms. A large crowd fills the terraces in the background. A row of cars are parked at the edge of the parade ground.
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PHO2009-135

The Band of the 1st Battalion, Taranaki Regiment (Taranaki Regimental Band) during a band competition at Pukekura Park. The band members are marching in formation whilst playing. The trumpeter on the far right at the back is Gordon Nunns. A large crowd fills the terraces in the background. A square peaked tent is pitched on the grounds behind the band and a row of cars are parked at the edge of the parade ground.
Accession No
PHO2009-137

View looking East up central Devon Street, New Plymouth from near the intersection with Currie Street. Motor vehicles, people riding bicycles and a horse and cart can be seen driving up and down the street. Further vehicles, and bikes are parked in the street. Pedestrians are visible on the footpath and on the street. Commercial premises line either side of the street. Some of the names of the businesses can be read.
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PHO2013-0095

Embossed woodcut print of Mount Taranaki viewed from the head of the Whanganui River. The river is portrayed as a series of curling koru shapes that rise up in a wave formation on the left of the image. These koru shapes are echoed in the sky and are also embossed into the paper itself. Mount Taranaki is pictured on the right. The contours of the mountain are expressed in feather-like shapes. The image is rendered mostly in black and brown. Turquoise is also used as an underlying layer and is most visible where the river curls into a wave, accentuating the reference to water and movement.
Accession No
PA2010.074

The Tea House, Pukekura Park, surrounded by trees. The Tea House was presented to New Plymouth in 1931 by ex-Mayor Charles Burgess and his wife Mary to celebrate their golden wedding anniversary.
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PHO2009-150

Bathing shed and band rotunda photographed from high vantage point. In front of the bathing shed a diving board juts out into the lake. A figure is pictured standing on the diving board. Cannon Hill visible in the background. Trees frame the right hand side of the image and are visible in the background.
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PHO2009-151

Name/Title
Two large trees depicted against light blue sky. Bottom third of image depicts grass and wild flowers in greens, yellow and reds. Three trees visible in background.
Accession No
PA2007.116

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Collage of paper elements and two cabbage leaves. Imagery includes a composite face top left, butterflies, Mickey Mouse and a background of vegetables (carrots, yams, cabbage, tomatoes, spring onion and parsley). Two browned cabbage leaves - one large and one small - occupy approximately the centre of the image. A blue border has been painted around the collage.
Accession No
PA2008.015

Screenprint of a collection of (mostly unidentified) objects on a table. Two forks are visible in the foreground and a large bowl dominates the centre of the image. The background is a yellow mustard colour; the objects and table are rendered in blues, reds and black. Documentation accompanying the artwork suggests the collection of objects in this image were constructed by Purdy to attract his kitten and encourage it to play with them.
Accession No
PA2008.025

Screenprint of a collection of unidentifiable forms rendered in red, yellow, green, blue and black. Documentation accompanying the artwork suggests the collection of objects in this image were constructed by Purdy to attract his kitten and encourage it to play with them.
Accession No
PA2008.027

Part XXI (21) of Banks' Florilegium containing 23 colour prints relating to New Zealand, printed from the original copperplate engravings in 1986 by Alecto Historical Editions in association with The British Museum (Natural History). The prints illustrate plants collected on Captain James Cook’s first voyage round the world in "H.M.S. Endeavour" (1768-1771). The specimens were gathered and classified by the Right Hon. Sir Joseph Banks, Bart., K.B., P.C., P.R.S., and Dr Daniel Solander, F.R.S., and were accurately engraved between 1771 and 1784 after drawings taken from nature by Sydney Parkinson.
Accession No
PA2011.112
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