Ode to Dusky Aotearoa

Artist: Nigel Brown
Medium: acrylic & ink on heavy paper
Dimensions: 760x560mm image area
Date: 2013

Brown offers an ironic view of the idyllic South Seas paradise with Captain Cook and icons of NZ beneath a gilded sky, referencing William Hodges' early paintings of the Cascade, Dusky Sound.

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