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Letter from a modern art collector – Ernest Heber Thompson

Ernest Heber Thompson writes to Stewart Maclennan, then Director of New Zealand’s National Art Gallery, November 1957


Letter from a modern art collector – Ernest Heber Thompson
<P>This recording was created for the <EM>Ng&#257; Toi</EM> | <EM>Arts Te Papa</EM> audio guide, spring 2014.</P>

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The news reaches the village

E Heber Thompson, The news reaches the village, 1950, etching,
Gift of the artist, 1959.
Full object info is available on collections.tepapa.govt.nz