Tasman Empire Airways Ltd :Fly TEAL to New Zealand - Glow worm grotto Waitomo Caves. Tasman Empire Airways Limited in association with QANTAS and BOAC. [ca 1955].

Date
1953 - 1960
By
Clark, Nobby, 1921-; Tasman Empire Airways Ltd
Ref
Eph-E-AVIATION-1950s-01
Description

Poster advertising TEAL flights to New Zealand, and one highlight of a New Zealand visit, the Waitomo Caves. Shows an illustration of a family in a small boat in the caves, one man standing in the bow pointing to the stalactites and to a Maori tiki figure, possibly a glowworm with a candle and nightcap. One oval part of the image is in dark blue suggesting the cave interior.

Artist is possibly Nobby Clark, who worked on the TEAL account for Haythorn-Thwaite, and for Carlton Carruthers du Chateau. Other possible artists are Linwood Lipanovic and Arthur Thompson who also worked on the TEAL account at Carlton Carruthers (see http://www.nzda.ac.nz/graphic/designers/nobby )

Quantity: 1 colour art print(s) on poster.

Physical Description: Screenprint, 980 x 640 mm.

Provenance: Purchased from International Poster Company, Boston, in 2004.

Additional description

Alternative form available: File print and colour transparency in Ephemera Room

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Format
1 colour art print(s) on poster, Ephemera, Screen prints, Posters, Advertisements, Screenprint, 980 x 640 mm.
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