Church, Turakina Beach Road, Turakina 1975

Richard Wotton, Artist

This is one of the photographs in our collection. It was made in Turakina, Rangitikei, Whanganui Region, New Zealand in 1975.
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About the Work
“I first came across this image fairly recently while looking through early issues of PhotoForum Magazine. Even reproduced at a small scale in the magazine it was clearly an interesting image with a keen composition and good use of high contrast lighting.” – Solomon Mortimer, ‘My Choice’ November 2021
Measurements
Image 165 x 245mm
Media
silver gelatin print
Description
Black and white photograph showing a high contrast between dark and light. View over some low roofs looking towards a white church with angled arch windows. To the left is a white obelisk monument. The sky is dark with a few clouds to the left. There is a wire fence in the background with rural fields beyond.
Credit Line
Collection of the Sarjeant Gallery Te Whare o Rehua Whanganui. Purchased, 1982.
Collection Type
Permanent collection
Acquisition Date
22 Sep 1982

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Accession Number:
1982/37/2

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