Aotearoa New Zealand born 1951

  • Australia from 1969


Australia commenced 1981


More a part of the landscape than a pair of trousers c.1985 Description: poster for Mambo clothing.
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, posters, ink; paper offset-lithograph, printed in colour inks, from multiple plates Support: medium-weight smooth white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 64.0 h x 46.4 w cm sheet 64.0 h x 46.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Mambo Graphics, Sydney 1989
Accession No: NGA 89.2137
Image rights: © Reg Mombassa
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Mambo Graphics, Sydney, December 1989.
  • The irreverant designs that adorn Mambo clothing and posters are a product of artists and entrepreneurs who have worked in or have been influenced by the alternative print studios of the 1970s and 80s.

    Text © National Gallery of Australia, Canberra