Untitled. From the Portfolio, 'Gone Home'

Peter Peryer, Artist

This is one of the photographs in our collection. It was made in New Zealand in 1975.
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About the Work
What is this woman seeking? There is a touch of anguish in her face. It's a wild day, with the wind tearing at her hair. What's happened? Peter Peryer has increased the sense of foreboding with the depth of black in the photograph. It pulls you in to a dark utter hopelessness.

April Pearson, a founding member of the Whanganui Potters Society for the July 2020 instalment of the My Choice exhibition series.
This record represents a work in a portfolio and has related works.
Measurements
Image 175 x 175mm
Media
gelatin silver print
Description
Black and white photograph of a woman standing near a coastline and looking back towards the camera with windblown hair.
Credit Line
Collection of the Sarjeant Gallery, Te Whare o Rehua Whanganui. Purchased, 1995
Collection Type
Permanent collection
Acquisition Date
17 Oct 1995

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Accession Number:
1995/26/1.4

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