Vera Cummings (1891-1949) New Zealand

Biographical Information

Born in Thames, New Zealand in 1891, Vera Cummings studied at the Elam School of Fine Arts in Auckland under C F Goldie (a well known painter of Maori studies). Cummings was noted for her portraits of Maoris, mainly elderly. She died in Auckland in 1949. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

Chief Tamarere from Tawhitinui, Whanganui River
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Chief Tamarere from Tawhitinui, Whanganui River
Oil on canvas, 30.5 x 25.5 cm
Important & Rare, International Art Centre, Auckland.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings218150A$29,175 A$6,825

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