Artist unknown :New Zealand; a land for all seasons [New Zealand Post Office? 1982].

Date
1982
By
New Zealand Post Office
Ref
Eph-D-PHILATELY-1982-01
Description

Shows 101 New Zealand stamps arranged in a shape flowing from the left side and separating into two circles. The lower circle contains a map of New Zealand. The upper circle partly encloses four of the stamps which are displayed larger than the rest. These four portray the four seasons: Spring (Lambs and daffodils on a Wairarapa farm), Summer (Kaiteriteri Beach), Autumn (St Omar Park, Queenstown), and Winter (Mt Ngauruhoe and surroundings under snow) (identified on http://stamps.nzpost.co.nz, retrieved 14 August 2009).

Date identified by date of stamp issue. The "Seasons" stamps were issued in 1982.

A poster using a similar concept was designed by Reg Nicholls ca 1973.

Quantity: 1 colour photo-mechanical print(s) on poster.

Physical Description: Photolithograph on poster 810 x 535 mm.

Provenance: Purchased from Dunbar Sloane auction, 13 August 2009, lot 360.

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Format
1 colour photo-mechanical print(s) on poster, Ephemera, Photolithographs, Posters, Photolithograph on poster 810 x 535 mm., Orientation: Vertical image
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