Story: Sarjeant, Henry

The Sarjeant Art Gallery, Wanganui

The Sarjeant Art Gallery, Wanganui

Henry Sarjeant had a strong interest in art and culture, and when he died in 1912 left money to the Wanganui Borough Council to build and maintain this art gallery.

Using this item

Alexander Turnbull Library, Sydney Charles Smith Collection (PAColl-3082)
Reference: 1/2-048793; G
Photograph by Sydney Charles Smith

How to cite this page:

Hilary Wooding. 'Sarjeant, Henry', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1993. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/2s4/sarjeant-henry (accessed 28 January 2022)