30 Jun 2013

Early New Zealand portrait artist William Beetham

From Arts on Sunday, 2:34 pm on 30 June 2013

Before Goldie, before Lindauer, William Beetham was being commissioned to paint the portraits of Maori, as well as Pakeha settlers. So why have most of us have never heard of him? The curator of an exhibition of his works, Jane Vial, champions his place in our art history.