Rountree, Harry, 1878-1950 :New Zealand, the sportsman's paradise. [1925-1930].

Rountree, Harry, 1878-1950 :New Zealand, the sportsman's paradise. [1925-1930].
Date
1925 - 1930
By
Rountree, Harry, 1878-1950; Coulls, Somerville, Wilkie Ltd; New Zealand. Government Publicity Office
Ref
Eph-E-TOURISM-1925-01
Description

Shows a marlin or swordfish in the foreground leaping and struggling on a fishing line held by a man in a fishing boat, with companions. The background sky is yellow.

The New Zealand Government Publicity Office was operating in the 1920s. However, this image appeared on a series of tourist stamps issued about 1935, and featuring other images dating from the mid-1930s. It is possible that the poster was issued in the 1920s, and then re-used as one of the tourist stamp series in 1935.

Quantity: 1 colour art print(s).

Physical Description: Coloured lithograph 920 x 660 mm.

Additional description

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

Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
Format
1 colour art print(s), Ephemera, Coloured lithograph 920 x 660 mm.
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