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The Complete Frances Hodgkins has been developed by Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki and made possible by the generous support of the Stout Trust. Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki (the Gallery) is part of Auckland Unlimited, an Auckland Council CCO (Council Controlled Organisation). This catalogue raisonné builds on earlier research carried out by Dr Eric McCormick, Dr Rodney Wilson and numerous writers and researchers on Frances Hodgkins in New Zealand and abroad.

The below is designed to assist with the use and reuse of images and information held on The Complete Frances Hodgkins, a catalogue raisonné of the work of Frances Hodgkins (1869-1947).


While it is acknowledged copyright has expired for the works by Frances Hodgkins, there are images and artworks by other contributors on this website, many of which are still in copyright. The Gallery (as the developer of this website) is grateful to the artists, copyright holders and contributors who have given their permission for images to appear on this website and is committed to respecting the intellectual property rights of others. The Gallery therefore reserves the right to request that none of the content on this site be reproduced, transmitted or copied without the Gallery’s express written permission, except for the purposes of private study or research, in accordance with the Copyright Act 1994.

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Copyright types applied

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This is applied to all artworks by Frances Hodgkins represented on this website.

The work or image shown has no known copyright restrictions to the best of our knowledge and can therefore be reused without permission.

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This is applied to works by contributing artists on this website for works that are still in copyright.

The work or image shown is subject to copyright and may not be copied, reproduced, used or shared without the copyright owner’s permission. Please contact us for further information on how to obtain permission.

Image credits

When information from this website is used in any context, it must reference this website and the date of publication of the website.

For example: “Artworks” The Complete Frances Hodgkins. Accessed 19 February 2020. https://completefranceshodgkins.com/objects?query=collections%3A%2215%22&searchType=advanced

For crediting individual art works, please contact the holding institution. Each individual owner of a work will provide the relevant credit line specific to the artwork requested. Neither The Complete Frances Hodgkins nor the Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki can give permission for reuse of works not held in its collection.

Takedown notice

While every effort has been made to find the owners of all works made available on this platform, in some cases this has not been possible. The Complete Frances Hodgkins welcomes feedback and information from members of the public and it is our practice to takedown or remove any image from this platform where the owner can be determined and has asked for this to be removed.


The development of this catalogue is ongoing. Artworks are added and updated regularly, with new information and images. While all care has been taken to ensure this information is correct, there may be mistakes or omissions in the information provided and we welcome feedback from the public.

While all reasonable efforts have been made to ensure the contents of this catalogue are accurate, the catalogue and its contents are provided without warranties of any kind, including any warranty that the catalogue will be kept up to date.