JEWELLERY, DECORATIVE & FINE ARTS AUCTION Tuesday, 26 April 2022 - 10:00 AM start

Peter McIntyre (1910-1995),

Realised: $24,000 plus premium

Lot Details

‘Purakunui, Towards the Head of Otago Harbour’, oil on board, signed, tag with details verso. 590 x 730mm. Provenance: The Estate of Jane and Roger Whyte, Waikato. Note: A similar work illustrated in 'Peter McIntyre's New Zealand', first published 1964, plate 46. With note by the artist ' I knew this landscape well too, as a young boy, and have often rowed my boat around the headland in the distance known as Goat Island....'. A 1989 copy of this book to accompanies this major work.