King, Marcus, 1891-1983 :New Zealand, South Pacific wonderland [Pohutu Geyser. 1950s] - Alexander Turnbull Library - TAPUHI, Ephemera

King, Marcus, 1891-1983 :New Zealand, South Pacific wonderland [Pohutu Geyser. 1950s]

Alexander Turnbull Library

King, Marcus, 1891-1983

1955 - 1960

Poster promoting New Zealand as a tourist destination shows a Maori women in traditional dress raising her arm beside a geyser playing at full height. This image is based on a 1950s photograph by photographer Ronald D Woolf; see photographic poster of the same subject at Eph-D-TOURISM-1960s-01. The Maori woman is identified as Guide Rangi, on a photograph retrieved 18 November 2015 from http://tinyurl.com/owmdhkp. Quantity: 1 colour art print(s). Physical Description: Screen print, 1010 x 635 mm. Provenance: Purchased from Vintage Posters Only, Melbourne, in 2008.

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