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Rita Angus
National Art Gallery, New Zealand
"Rita Angus is one of the most-loved New Zealand artists. She was born in 1908 and studied at Canterbury College of Art in Christchurch at a time when the city boasted a lively artistic and literary scene, with women playing an important role in its cultural life. She was part of an avant-garde artistic scene known as "The Group" and experimented with a "modern" style characterized by bold design, simplified form and high-keyed colour. Rita Angus is well known for her landscapes, such as Cass and Central Otago, but is perhaps best known for her portraits. These include numerous self-portraits, as well as the celebrated painting of Betty Curnow and another of the Birkenshaw twins, one of whom is a young Fay Weldon."

* Preface
* Acknowledgements
* Biographical Essay by Janet Paul
* The Years 1908-1958 by Melvin Day
* The Late Years 1959-1970 by Anne Kirker
* Rita Angus Criticism 1930-1970 by Michael Dunn
* Symbolism and the Generation of Meaning in Rita Angus's Painting by Ronald Brownson
* Rita Angus Portraiture by Anthony Mackle
* Plates
* Catalogue
* Artist's Inventory
* Chronology and List of Exhibitions by Janet Paul
* Bibliography
* Index
Card cover, 1982, 214pages, good condition wear in cover

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