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Portrait of Rita Angus

Emerging poet Mackenzie Paton reads her poem 'Portrait of Rita Angus', a response to Rita Angus’s self-portraits


Portrait of Rita Angus
<P><EM>Rutu</EM> and other works by Rita Angus are on display in the exhibition <EM>Emblems of Identity</EM>.</P> <P>This recording was created for the <EM>Ng&#257; Toi | Arts Te Papa</EM> audio guide, spring 2014.</P>

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Rutu

Rita Angus, Rutu, 1951, oil on canvas,
Purchased 1992 with New Zealand Lottery Grants Board funds.
© Reproduced courtesy of the Estate of Rita Angus
Full object info is available on collections.tepapa.govt.nz