Tram 137 – Frame 13 + Frame 18
Frame 13: 5 Native NZ Moths
Frame 18: 5 Native NZ Insects
size: 630 x 180 mm each frame
medium: acrylic, compressed charcoal on glass – from original recycled tram windows (1912)
These unique Kauri frames are original clerestory windows from Tram 137, an old electric tram that used to ride the streets of Auckland. The images are painted directly onto the glass and each frame has the original numbers of the tram and frame no. stamped onto its edge.