Untitled (Beachscape); Irvine MAJOR; 17 FEB 1981; 1137

Name/Title

Untitled (Beachscape)

About this object

Naturalistic beachscene sketch with large granite boulders and water on the left, and bush covered rocky hills (with distinctive protruding rock at top) on the right.

Maker

Irvine MAJOR

Date Made

17 FEB 1981

Medium and Materials

Pencil on paper

Place Made

Tasman Bay

Subject and Association Keywords

Sea

Subject and Association Keywords

Landscapes/Regional landscapes/Tasman landscapes

Subject and Association Keywords

Landscapes/Beach

Subject and Association Keywords

New Zealand/South Island/Nelson/Tasman Bay/Kaiteriteri/Stephens Bay

Subject and Association Description

The drawings and paintings from the 'Echoes from Inlets and Bays of the Abel Tasman National Park' drawing series are based on an area from Tapu Bay - Stephens Bay and the rocky area between Stephens Bay and Kaiteriteri. This was during the period when the Majors spent their summers at their bach in Stephens Bay.

Credit Line

Gifted by Margaret Major in 2008

Object Type

Drawing

Object number

1137

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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