National Centennial Exhibition of New Zealand Art Catalogue
Walter Wright, the brother of Frank Wright, was born at Nottingham in 1866 and arrived in New Zealand in 1877. He returned to England, 1894-1897, studying at the Heatherley School, and again in 1901, when he spent some time at Newlyn with Stanhope Forbes. He has specialised in pictures illustrating Maori life and marine subjects. He died in 1933.
353 A NATIVE GATHERING (oil)
Lent by the Auckland Art Gallery