Story: Gant, Robert

Summer morning, c.1889

Summer morning, c.1889

Gant’s ‘Summer morning’ is loosely based on Thomas Eakins’ 1885 painting, ‘The swimming hole’.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: PA1-q-962-38-1
by Robert Gant

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Chris Brickell. 'Gant, Robert', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2020. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/6g1/gant-robert (accessed 25 June 2021)