About the Work
After arriving in the country from her native Holland, Westra made her first trip up the Whanganui River in 1960 and began an engagement with the people of the region that continues to this day.
290 x 290mm
toned black & white photograph
Black and white image of woman with a short bob and wearing a white shirt with ruffles seated at a table with hairdressing implements, two seated women are visible in the background and a hairdressing poster showing a model with a dramatic hair flick is on the wall behind
Collection of the Sarjeant Gallery Te Whare o Rehua Whanganui. Gift of the artist, 1996.