Ramblings of a much published New Zealand author

31 December 2012

Prints For Sale: Thistle Inn, Wellington (1994)


Said to be the oldest pub in New Zealand. This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'The Good Old Kiwi Pub'.

Size of image is approx. 28 cm x 40 cm .

Price is $NZ 95.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz or 09 4159 701

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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Prints For Sale: St. Columba's Church, Solway College, Masterton



This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'Country Churches of New Zealand'.

Size of image is approx. 24 cm x 30 cm .

Price is $NZ 59.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz or 09 4159 701

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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Prints For Sale: Captain Bruce's House, Akaroa


This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'New Zealand House & Cottage'.

Size of image is approx. 28 cm x 43 cm .

Price is $NZ 75.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz or 09 4159 701

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.n.

29 December 2012

Prints For Sale: Kaihu Tavern (1991), Northland



This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'The Good Old Kiwi Pub'.

Size of image is approx. 27 cm x 48 cm .

Price is $NZ 95.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz or 09 4159 701

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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Prints For Sale: Kaihu Tavern (1994). Northland



This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'The Good Old Kiwi Pub'.

Size of image is approx. 25 cm x 39 cm .

Price is $NZ 95.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz or 09 4159 701

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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Prints For Sale: Rhodes's Cottage, The Levels, Canterbury


 This historic early pioneer cottage is one of a very few thatched buildings in New Zealand. This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'New Zealand House & Cottage'.

Size of image is approx. 23 cm x 31 cm .

Price is $NZ 50.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz or 09 4159 701

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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28 December 2012

Prints for Sale: North Mauriceville Methodist Church, Wairarapa



This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'Country Churches of New Zealand'.

Size of image is approx. 23 cm x 30 cm .

Price is $NZ 50.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz or 09 4159 701


© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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Prints For Sale: Provincial Hotel (1994), Christchurch



I did this watercolour in 1994; the pub was destroyed by the Christchurch earthquakes. This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'The Good Old Kiwi Pub'.

Size of image is approx. 29 cm x 39 cm .

Price is $NZ 95.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz or 09 4159 701


© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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Prints For Sale: Mitchell's Cottage, Fruitlands, Central Otago



This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'New Zealand House & Cottage'.

Size of image is approx. 23 cm x 30 cm .

Price is $NZ 50.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz or 09 4159 701


© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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27 December 2012

Prints For Sale: Derelict House at Brightwater, Nelson



This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'New Zealand House and Cottage'.

Size of image is approx. 24 cm x 29 cm .

Price is $NZ 49.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz or 09 4159 701

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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Prints For Sale: Hikurangi Hotel (1994), Northland



This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'The Good Old Kiwi Pub'.

Size of image is approx. 26 cm x 42 cm .

Price is $NZ 95.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz or 09 4159 701

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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Prints For Sale: St. Paul's Church, Tai Tapu (1930)



This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'Country Churches of New Zealand'.

Size of image is approx. 23 cm x 26 cm .

Price is $NZ 59.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz or 09 4159 701

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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26 December 2012

Prints For Sale: War Memorial Church, Waerenga, Waikato



This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'Country Churches of New Zealand'.

Size of image is approx. 23 cm x 32 cm .

Price is $NZ 50.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz or 09 4159 701

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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Prints For Sale: Hilltop Tavern (1994), Banks Peninsula



This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'The Good Old Kiwi Pub'.

Size of image is approx. 27 cm x 43 cm .

Price is $NZ 95.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz or 09 4159 701

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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Prints For Sale: Clendon House, Rawene, Hokianga Harbour



Clendon House is one of the oldest houses in New Zealand. This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'New Zealand House & Cottage'.

Size of image is approx. 23 cm x 19 cm .

Price is $NZ 49.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz or 09 4159 701

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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24 December 2012

Prints For Sale: 85 Palmerston Street, Riverton, Southland


This print is identical to my original drawing done for my book 'New Zealand House & Cottage'.

Size of image is approx. 21 cm x 29 cm .

Price is $NZ 59.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz or 09 4159 701

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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Prints For Sale: St. Mary On The Hill, Pokeno, South Auckland



This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'Country Churches of New Zealand'.

Size of image is approx. 21cm x 27 cm .

Price is $NZ 50.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz or 09 4159 701

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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Prints For Sale: All Souls' Church (1861), Clevedon, South Auckland



This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'Country Churches of New Zealand'.

Size of image is approx. 26 cm x 33 cm .

Price is $NZ 50.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz or 09 4159 701

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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Prints For Sale: Okaramio Tavern (1994), Marlborough



This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'The Good Old Kiwi Pub'.

Size of image is approx. 27 cm x 44 cm .

Price is $NZ 95.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz or 09 4159 701

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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23 December 2012

Prints For Sale: Hotel des Pecheurs, Duvauchelle, Banks Peninsula



This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'The Good Old Kiwi Pub'.

Size of image is approx. 28 cm x 47 cm .

Price is $NZ 95.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz or 09 4159 701

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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22 December 2012

Prints For Sale: North Western Hotel, Palmerston, Otago



This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'The Good Old Kiwi Pub'.

Size of image is approx. 27 cm x 40 cm .

Price is $NZ 95.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz or 09 4159 701

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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Prints For Sale: Coton's Cottage (1864), Hororata, Canterbury



This is the cottage before the Canterbury earthquakes damaged it. This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'New Zealand House & Cottage'.

Size of image is approx. 20 cm x 28 cm .

Price is $NZ 50.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz or 09 4159 701

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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21 December 2012

Prints For Sale: Inangahua Junction One-Stop Shop



This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'Open 7 Days'.

Size of image is approx. 23 cm x 47 cm .

Price is $NZ 75.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz or 09 4159 701

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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Prints For Sale: Hurunui Hotel (1994)



This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'The Good Old Kiwi Pub'.

Size of image is approx. 26 cm x 44 cm .

Price is $NZ 90.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz or 09 4159 701

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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20 December 2012

Prints For Sale: No. 44 Old Slip Road, Hakataramea



A typical well-loved ordinary country house and garden half-way between a weekender and a permanent residence. This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'New Zealand House and Cottage'.

Size of image is approx. 27 cm x 38 cm .

Price is $NZ 85.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz or 09 4159 701

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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Prints For Sale: No. 44 Old Slip Road, Hakataramea



A typical well-loved ordinary country house and garden half-way between a weekender and a permanant residence. This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'New Zealand House and Cottage'.

Size of image is approx. 27 cm x 38 cm .

Price is $NZ 85.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz or 09 4159 701

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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Prints For Sale: St. Stephens Church (Hiona St. Stephens), Opotiki, Bay of Plenty



This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'Country Churches of New Zealand'.

Size of image is approx. 29 cm x 21 cm .

Price is $NZ 50.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz


© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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Prints For Sale: The Tin Hut Pub, Tauherenikau (1994)


This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'The Good Old Kiwi Pub'.

Size of image is approx. 25 cm x 40 cm .

Price is $NZ 95.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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19 December 2012

Prints For Sale: Hukerenui Tavern (1994), Northland



This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'The Good Old Kiwi Pub'.

Size of image is approx. 28 cm x 46 cm .

Price is $NZ 95.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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Prints For Sale: 'Cobblestone's' Museum Cottage, Greytown



This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'New Zealand House & Cottage'. Size of image is approx. 20 cm x 24 cm .

Price is $NZ 49.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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18 December 2012

Prints For Sale: Colonial Cottage, Pipiriki, Whanganui River



This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'New Zealand House & Cottage'. Size of image is approx. 19 cm x 26 cm .

Price is $NZ 50.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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17 December 2012

Prints For Sale: West Oxford Hotel, Canterbury



This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'The Good Old Kiwi Pub'.

Size of image is approx. 27 cm x 41 cm .

Price is $NZ 95.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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Prints For Sale: Brian Boru Hotel, Thames, Coromandel Peninsula



This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'The Good Old Kiwi Pub'.

Size of image is approx. 29 cm x 48 cm ( 12" x 19").

Price is $NZ  95.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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16 December 2012

Prints For Sale: St. Luke's Church, Little Akaloa, Banks Peninsula


This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'Country Churches of New Zealand'.

Size of image is approx. 19 cm x 29 cm .

Price is $NZ 59.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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Prints For Sale: Parawera Store



I did this watercolour of a typical country store in 1991. This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'Open 7 Days'.

Size of image is approx. 28 cm x 46 cm .

Price is $NZ 50.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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Prints For Sale: Early Settlers Church, Wainui




This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'Country Churches of New Zealand'.

Size of image is approx. 22 cm x 32 cm .

Price is $NZ 49.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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15 December 2012

Prints For Sale: Royal Hotel, Opotiki


This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'The Good Old Kiwi Pub'.

Size of image is approx. 27 cm x 43 cm .

Price is $NZ 95.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz

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Prints For Sale: St. Mary's Church, Gordonton


This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'Country Churches of New Zealand'.

Size of image is approx. 21 cm x 29 cm .

Price is $NZ 59.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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14 December 2012

Prints For Sale: 115 Rue Jolie, Akaroa



This etc etc etc. This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'New Zealand House & Cottage'. Size of image is approx. 29 cm x 36 cm .

Price is $NZ 95.00 inc. p&p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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Prints For Sale: Carluke Pioneers' Cottage, Marlborough



This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'New Zealand House and Cottage'. Size of image is approx. 29 cm x 21 cm .

Price is $NZ 59.00 inc. p and p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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13 December 2012

Prints For Sale: St. Paul's Church, Port Levy, Banks Peninsula


This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'Country Churches of New Zealand'.

Size of image is approx. 22 cm x 29 cm .

Price is $NZ 59.00 inc. p&p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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12 December 2012

Prints For Sale: Glens of Tekoa Pioneer Sod Cottage



This is one of the best preserved pioneer cottages in New Zealand, it was built in 1857.

This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'New Zealand House & Cottage'. Size of image is approx. 21 cm x 29 cm .

Price is $NZ 70.00 inc. p&p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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Prints For Sale: Entrance Lodge, Mona Vale, Christchurch



This charming 'gingerbread' house was built in 1905.

This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'New Zealand House & Cottage'. Size of image is approx. 27 cm x 38 cm .

Price is $NZ 105.00 inc. p&p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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Prints For Sale: St. Cuthbert's Church, Governors Bay



I did this painting long before the church was damaged in the Canterbury earthquakes.

This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'Country Churches of New Zealand'.

Size of image is approx. 21 cm x 27 cm .

Price is $NZ 59.00 inc. p&p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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11 December 2012

Prints For Sale: Christ Church, Raukokore



This painting was done before those noble Norfolk Pines were chopped down. The church was built in 1894.

The print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'Country Churches of New Zealand'.

Size of image is approx 22 cm x 32 cm .

Price is $NZ 49.00 inc. p&p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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Prints For Sale: Gowan Bridge Store, Pen & Ink Drawing


This country store on the Murchison to Nelson highway, disappeared long ago but not before I was able to sketch it for the record. This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'New Zealand House & Cottage'. Size of image is approximately 19 cm x 28 cm .

Price is $NZ 49.00 inc. p&p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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10 December 2012

Prints For Sale: St. Michael's Church, Ngawha


This church was built in 1871. This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'Country Churches of New Zealand'.

Size: 21 cm x 29 cm .

Price is $NZ 59.00 inc. p&p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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Prints For Sale: Colonial Cottage, Tauherenikau


Houses like these with their verandahs and dormers can be found all over New Zealand; this is one of the best examples . This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'New Zealand House & Cottage'.

Size is 21 cm x 26 cm .

Price is $NZ 50.00 inc. p&p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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09 December 2012

Prints For Sale: Houses In Dundas Street, Dunedin




This row of houses has some notoriety in Dunedin; one can only imagine how many university students have lodged here over the years!

This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'New Zealand Odyssey'. Size of image is 18 cm x 29 cm .

Price is $NZ 49.00 inc. p&p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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Prints For Sale: The Cuddy Pioneer Hut, Mt. Gladstone, Awatere Valley, Marlborough


This simple sod house was built in 1851 and survives in a remote valley. This print is identical to my original drawing that appeared in my book 'New Zealand House & Cottage'. Size of image is approximately 29 cm x 44 cm .

Price is $NZ 95.00 inc. p&p in NZ.

Please contact me at donovan@ihug.co.nz

© DON DONOVAN. donovan@ihug.co.nz 
www. don-donovan.blogspot.co.nz
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RANDOM SAMPLINGS F...
By Don Donovan

About Me

My photo

Don Donovan: Biography

I was born on 20 January 1933, nine days before Hitler came to power in Germany, I grew up in south London. Although evacuated during the phoney war and the quieter times I lived in and out of air raid shelters during the blitz and experienced both V1 and V2 attacks on London. Left grammar school in 1948 aged 15 substantially undereducated. I wanted to go to art school but because of family ‘poverty’ joined a commercial art studio in the West End. I was, thereafter, variously a messenger boy, commercial artist and typographer. I was in the Royal Air Force from 1951 to 1953 when the only useful thing I did was to take part in King George VI’s funeral parade.

In 1955 I married Patricia O’Donnell, a RADA graduate, at that time playing opposite Derek Nimmo, they were juvenile leads in a touring repertory company. He went on to great success because he had a funny voice.

We came to New Zealand in 1960 where I worked in advertising. At length I became managing director of one of the companies of whose holding company (the largest domestic advertising complex in New Zealand) I was also a proprietor and shareholder. I left the industry in 1990 when my company was bought out by American interests. My timing was brilliant, at that point my first book had been published and the next was on its way.

We have two daughters and four grand-children.

Now, apart from writing, I function as a self-educated grumpy old man.

Books & Writings

‘New Zealand Odyssey’, with Euan Sarginson, Heinemann-Reed, 1989.

‘One Man’s Heart Attack’, New House, 1990. (A special edition of this book was purchased by CIBA-Geigy for distribution to NZ doctors).

‘Open 7 Days’, Random Century, October 1991.

‘The Good Old Kiwi Pub’ by Saint Publishing in 1995 followed by:
‘New Zealand House & Cottage’ in 1997. (Saint Publishing have also published calendars for the years 1994 to 2004 using my watercolour illustrations).

‘The Wastings’, my first novel was published in July 1999 by Hazard Press. Although an international subject it had very limited distribution, only in New Zealand, and the rights have reverted to me. (Colin Dexter read 'The Wastings' and wrote to me: 'I enjoyed and admired "The Wastings"... a beautifully written work... a splendid debut in crime fiction... More please!'.)

Also the texts of photographic books:
‘Auckland’
‘Colourful New Zealand’
‘New Zealand in Colour’
‘Top of the South’
‘Aoraki-Mt.Cook’
‘Above Auckland’
‘Hauraki Gulf Destinations’
‘Otago’
‘Bay of Plenty’
and a compilation of photographs and quotations titled ‘Anzac Memories’ 2004 all published by New Holland.

My written and illustrated book, ‘Country Churches of New Zealand’ was published in October 2002 by New Holland, who also published ‘Rural New Zealand’ 2004 (photographs and text), and a series of four humorous books of photographs and quotations in 2004 and 2005 titled ‘Woolly Wisdom’, ‘Chewing the Cud’, ‘Fowl Play’, and ‘Pig Tales’. My most recent book was published in August 2006 by New Holland, titled ‘Political Animals’.

Over the years I have written for NZ Herald, Heritage Magazine, Next Magazine and various local and overseas travel and general interest media.

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