Peter Peryer, Artist

This is one of the photographs in our collection. It was made in Whanganui Region, New Zealand in 2002.
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Object Detail

About the Work
"A Large northern rata in a 87 hectare stand of rata, tawa, pukatea and rimu virgin bush. Given the name of "Ratanui" by Bushy Park Management Committee in 1987. Photographed by John Johns and made famous on the dust cover of 'Great Trees of New Zealand' by S.W. Burstall & E.V. Sale, 1984."
- http://register.notabletrees.org.nz/tree/view/371
Image: 350 x 264mm
Matt: 715 x 575mm
Frame: 730 x 585 x 25
black and white photograph
Black and white image of a large and gnarled tree trunk with exposed roots surrounded by native New Zealand bush. This tree is called Ratanui and is located at Bushy Park near Kai Iwi on the outskirts of Whanganui.
Credit Line
Collection of the Sarjeant Gallery Te Whare o Rehua Whanganui. Purchased, 2002
Collection Type
Permanent collection
Acquisition Date
11 Jul 2002



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