Paterson, Alan Stuart, 1902-1968

Paterson, A S, 1902-1968

Cartoonist and illustrator. Born in Hawera and moved to Wellington by 1907. Worked as a clerk for Dept of Lands and Survey, 1918-1923, then spent a year at St Martin's School of Art, London. Worked briefly as a cartoonist for the New Zealand Times then became "The Dominion" newspaper's first staff cartoonist. Was made redundant during the second world war for three years, then returned to the Dominion until 1950. In addition to cartoons, he produced drawings of fairies, flowers, birds and Maori goblins. From 1951 he worked for Palmerston North Country Library Service. He published two books of his Dominion cartoons in 1932 and three sets of his cartoons were published posthumously. He also illustrated a number of books in between 1939 and 1962. Copyright in his work may be held by his son, Mr Bill Paterson. See Who's who in NZ 1968 9th edition. See Dictionary of New Zealand biography, Vol 5, 1941-1960. 2000..

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Date: 1948 - 1955 By: Paterson, Alan Stuart, 1902-1968; Bieder, Lois Margaret, 1918-2008 Ref: A-305-079 Description: Shows uniformed trumpeter making a noise with a trumpet so that passers-by respond in shock and a dog attacks his jacket. Inscriptions: Verso - bottom centr...
Date: 1930 - 1939 By: Paterson, Alan Stuart, 1902-1968 Ref: B-186-101 Description: A phantasy in seven cameo drawings of what it would be like if sheep were constructed like cats, claws and all. In the end the cartoonist suggests that even ...
Date: 13 May 1924 By: Berry, Alice Gertrude, 1903-1976 Ref: MS-Papers-5281 Description: Alan Paterson describes his voyage from New Zealand to London on the SS "Remuera" in 1924, his first experiences in London and his work at St Martin's School...
Date: 1925 - 1955 By: Paterson, Alan Stuart, 1902-1968; Te Whaiti family Ref: E-498-055 Description: Offset lithograph, on card 157 x 185 mm. Refer to Loan Deed for information about the conditions of deposit Quantity: 1 colour photo-mechanical print(s) on...
Date: 1936 - 1940 From: Various artists :[Original and printed political cartoons by A S Paterson, John H Gilmour ("Pax"), N H McIntyre ("M"), Loney, Charles Haines, Morrison, Jayem, Barns Graham, and others. 1935-1940s]. By: Paterson, Alan Stuart, 1902-1968 Ref: A-129-032 Description: Cartoon shows prime minister Michael Joseph Savage driving a very large loaded vehicle called "Squandermania", with its sign reading "Eat, drink & be merry"...
Date: 1959 - 1961 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] By: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989; Paterson, Alan Stuart, 1902-1968; Armaghdown Motors Ltd Ref: B-137-574/580 Description: Six cartoons by Nevile Lodge advertising Morris and Leyland trucks and tractors performing exceptional tasks and one by an unknown artist (of a cat and kitte...
Date: 1948 - 1955 By: Paterson, Alan Stuart, 1902-1968 Ref: B-129-090/094 Description: Includes cartoons on: Surf lifesavers who take pleasure in rescuing beautiful young women in distress; the fallacy of going into the garden to reduce strees ...
Date: 1924 - 1935 By: Paterson, Alan Stuart, 1902-1968 Ref: A-321-014 Description: Shows a group of rugby players some in green jerseys and some in black, involved in a tackle and passing the ball. The tops of the black socks of the men in ...
Date: 1961 By: Paterson, Alan Stuart, 1902-1968 Ref: A-091-056 Description: A farmer seated at the roadside beside milk-cans, exchanging books as CLS van drives past; driver Eve Franklin (see TL 3/1/1/, 20/9/83). From unidentified p...
Date: 1937 By: Paterson, Alan Stuart, 1902-1968; Dominion (Newspaper) Ref: H-541 Description: Cartoons concerning All Black rugby. Quantity: 3 Laser copies. Physical Description: Laser copies, A4 size
Date: 1950 From: Gooch, Mitchell and MacDiarmid Ltd :[Architectural plans. 1906-1995]. By: Mitchell & Mitchell and Partners (Firm) Ref: Plans-2002-058-064-008/011 Description: Includes floor plans, details of new shelves, hall cupboards, bathroom shelving, pelmet. Quantity: 4 plan(s). Physical Description: Ink drawings on tracing...
Date: 1932 By: Paterson, Alan Stuart, 1902-1968; Wellington Savage Club Inc Ref: A-321-009 Description: Shows a full-length portrait from the left, of a plump balding man in a suit, holding a drink in his right hand, reminiscing. Inscriptions: Recto - bottom l...
Date: 1936 - 1940 From: Various artists :[Original and printed political cartoons by A S Paterson, John H Gilmour ("Pax"), N H McIntyre ("M"), Loney, Charles Haines, Morrison, Jayem, Barns Graham, and others. 1935-1940s]. By: Paterson, Alan Stuart, 1902-1968 Ref: A-129-031 Description: Cartoon shows the former owner of a transport service applying for work at a placement office. The smiling adviser indicates that the pick and shovel propped...
Date: 1949 By: Paterson, Alan Stuart, 1902-1968; Wellington Savage Club Inc Ref: A-321-005 Description: Shows an inset caricature picture in the left half, of a Maori sitting against a carved post, wearing a flax skirt, feather cloak and huia feathers, and hol...
Paterson, Alan Stuart, 1902-1968 :"Randal". [1920-30s].
Date: 1920 - 1939 By: Paterson, Alan Stuart, 1902-1968; Wellington Savage Club Inc Ref: A-321-012 Description: Shows full length left profile portrait (caricature) of a member of the Wellington Savage Club, smoking a pipe and dressed in Maori cloak, tiki and huia feat...
Date: 1930 - 1932 By: Paterson, Alan Stuart, 1902-1968 Ref: E-860/865 Description: 6 black exercise books of cartoons by A.S. Paterson dated 3 September, 1930 to 24 March, 1932. The cartoons were clipped from the Dominion by J.M. Shanks who...
Date: 1930 - 1940 By: Paterson, Alan Stuart, 1902-1968; Lloyd, Trevor, 1863-1937 Ref: E-604 Description: Includes whimsical cartoons relating to random subjects such as shapes of ears, goldfish, cats in Wellington Zoo, the centenary of the pen-nib 1830-1930, the...
Date: 1950 - 1951 By: Paterson, Alan Stuart, 1902-1968; Dominion (Newspaper); Heath, Eric Walmsley, 1923- Ref: A-290-091/100 Description: Cartoons of daily life. Quantity: 10 original cartoon(s). Physical Description: Black ink and pencil. 290 x 390 mm.
Date: 1930 - 1950 By: Paterson, Alan Stuart, 1902-1968; Angus, Don, active 1938 Ref: E-961-q Description: A series of cartoons in strip form, covering a variety of topics, including: the outbreak and resulting ongoing conflict of World War II; farming issues; tax...
Date: 1926-1932 From: Lawlor, Patrick Anthony, 1893-1979 : Further papers Ref: 80-063-051 Description: Loose drawings and cartoons from 80-063-050 Quantity: 1 folder(s).