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.
Image 290 x 290mm
toned silver gelatin print on paper
Black and white photograph of a woman wearing a straw hat seated on a rug on the grass in front of a large sign outside the Whanganui Regional Museum advertising an exhbition 'Forgotten Fauna'.
Collection of the Sarjeant Gallery Te Whare o Rehua Whanganui. Gift of the artist, 1996.