The Kaiahuwhenua and his Three Sons; Reuben Paterson; 2001; 2001/36

Name/Title

The Kaiahuwhenua and his Three Sons

About this object

Reuben Paterson’s exuberant glittering work is based on the artist’s re-telling of a French fable by Val Biro. Iit tells of three sons who discover their fathers ‘treasures’ through hard work. (Recent Contemporary Acquisitions, 2002)

Maker

Reuben Paterson

Maker Role

Artist

Date Made

2001

Medium and Materials

glitter dust on canvas

Measurements

1720 x 1720mm

Subject and Association Description

abstraction, motifs, Köwhaiwhai, fables, surface texture

Credit Line

Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki, purchased 2001

Object Type

Painting

Object number

2001/36

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

awesome person 15 Apr 2014 23:40 PM,UTC

hi Reuben, wassup xxxxx

Mia 13 Aug 2013 01:51 AM,UTC

hello my name is mia i love you art work

wharewaka 06 Aug 2013 04:27 AM,UTC

where do u get your diamond dust and glitter dust

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abstraction
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