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Jeffrey Harris
Jeffrey Harris

Jeffrey Harris


208 Pages, 9 3/4 x 11 3/4

Formats: Cloth

Cloth, $49.95 (US $49.95) (CA $67.95)

Publication Date: April 2006

ISBN 9780864734860

Rights: WOR X NZ

Victoria University Press (Apr 2006)

Price: $49.95


Published in association with the Dunedin Public Art Gallery's major Jeffrey Harris retrospective, this fully illustrated book confirms Harris's place in the front rank of living New Zealand painters. This unique monograph highlights major themes and charged episodes from Harris's three decades of prolific creativity, reaching from razor-sharp etchings and jewel-like "icons" to sumptuous triptychs and unflinching self-portraits.


"The book provides a razor-sharp insight into Harris' ways of working and thinking and making art, which is impossible to ignore. Lavish full-page reproductions of works make it irresistible."  —Art News New Zealand

Author Biography

Justin Paton is New Zealand's leading contemporary art critic and has served as curator at the Dunedin Public Art Gallery. He is the editor of Anne Noble: States of Grace and the journal Landfall.