Neenish Tarts

Peter Peryer, Artist

This is one of the photographs in our collection. It was made in New Zealand in 1983.
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About the Work
“I used to keep a postcard of this photo on my fridge. Peter took a snapshot of me on his phone outside the McNamara Gallery years ago but I doubt he printed it! I just admire a simple photo of geometric shapes and I can taste the tarts looking at them. It has a busy rhythm like a textile design.”
- Nicky Bousfield, 'My Choice' January 2022
Image 330 x 458mm
Frame 470 x 588 x 28mm
silver gelatin print
Black and white photograph showing a view of a field of neenish tarts (icing is half black half white) viewed from above, they are shown all at different orientations with the line across them being either horizontal or vertical.
Credit Line
Collection of the Sarjeant Gallery Te Whare o Rehua Whanganui. Purchased, 1984.
Collection Type
Permanent collection
Acquisition Date
Nov 1984



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