Albin Martin, one of New Zealand’s settler artists, established a farm at East Tāmaki, Auckland, in the 1850s. His painting of a garden, with its tall poplar trees, lawns and flower beds, depicts a scene resembling Britain or Europe much more than colonial New Zealand.
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Auckland Art Gallery – Toi o Tāmaki, Mackelvie Trust Collection
Oil painting by Albin Martin
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