Story: Kelly, Annie Elizabeth

Annie Elizabeth Kelly

Annie Elizabeth Kelly

Annie Elizabeth Kelly's revitalisation of formal portraiture in the 1920s and 1930s was her major contribution to New Zealand art. She is shown here with her portrait of Mrs J. L. Findlay in 1928.

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Neil Roberts. 'Kelly, Annie Elizabeth', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1996. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 7 August 2020)