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King, Marcus, 1891-1983 :Lake Ada, South Island, New Zealand [ca 1950]

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King, Marcus, 1891-1983

Shows three people in a small boat gliding on a still lake, which reflects the bush and mountains behind. There is a toetoe bush in the right foreground. Previously thought to be dated in the 1930s; revised owing to information in "Selling the dream; the art of early New Zealand tourism" eds Peter Alsop, Gary Stewart, Dave Bamford (2012), where it is shown on page 145, with date given on page 397. Inscriptions: Recto - bottom left - MARCUS KING Quantity: 1 colour art print(s). Physical Description: Screenprint, 1010 x 627 mm.


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1 colour art print(s), Ephemera, Screen prints, Posters, Screenprint, 1010 x 627 mm., Orientation: Vertical image