Untitled (Beachscape); Irvine MAJOR; 04 JAN 1981; 1143

Name/Title

Untitled (Beachscape)

About this object

Naturalistic sketch of Kaiteriteri and Kaka Island, seen from a high vantage point. Adele Island is located in the background. Houses and small boats are scattered along the shore and water edge.

Maker

Irvine MAJOR

Date Made

04 JAN 1981

Medium and Materials

Pencil on paper

Place Made

Stephens 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

1143

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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