The Right Hon Jenny Shipley DNZM ; Martin Ball; 2002; 2008.003

Name/Title

The Right Hon Jenny Shipley DNZM

About this object

Born in the town of Gore in 1952, National Party member, Jenny Shipley was the first female Prime Minister of New Zealand, from 1997-1999, retiring from politics in 2001.

Martin Ball is a renowned for his hyper-realist, large-scale portraits, as they are intensely detailed, consistently with the style of realism. Roger Bridge commissioned Ball to paint Jenny Shipley upon her retirement.

Maker

Martin Ball

Date Made

2002

Medium and Materials

Oil on canvas,

Inscription and Marks

Verso: John Leitch Framing Workshop Label (left) Warwick Henderson Gallery 32 Bath St Parnell 089 309 7313 info @ warwickhenderson

Measurements

920 cm h x 76 cm w excl frame; 1110h x 950 framed

Subject and Association Description

Shipley: The Right Hon Dame Jenny, DNZM

Credit Line

NZPG

Object number

2008.003

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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