Year Book, Hawke's Bay Art Society

Hawke's Bay Art Society (Incorporated)
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Year Book for the Hawke's Bay Art Society (Incorporated) for the year ending March 1949.

Contents include:
List of officers for the year, with M S Spence as President.
President's report.
Notes on the exhibitions: Australian Contemporary Painting; Texan Art; Wakefield Collection; Photography; Venetian School Reproductions; English County Maps; the annual exhibition; the photography club exhibition. Held held were solo shows for: Rev Wing K Cheung; W J Rush; Elsie Mourant; A Brunsden; and W A Allen
Activities of museum and committee staff and members.
Notes on the music society and the library.
Details of the building fund.
Department of Local History.
A note on the Art Gallery and Museum by L D Bestall, Director
A full list of members of the society.

Important acquisitions include: the diaries of W H Guthrie Smith and the loan of the Akel Collection of Oriental Subjects.

It also contains essays titled: The Test; Them Was The Days; Islamic Metalwork in the Museum Hall; The Wakefield Collection; The Book Collections;

There are two copies of this issue.
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Ink on paper.
Height x Width: 205 x 137mm
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