C.M. BANKS LTD.NEW ZEALAND RAILWAYS, New Zealand, The playground of the Pacific. Enlarge 1 /1


Wellington, Aotearoa New Zealand

printer, lithographic (organisation)


New Zealand

client (organisation)

New Zealand, The playground of the Pacific. 1920-40 Place made: Wellington, North Island, New Zealand
Materials & Technique: prints, posters, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from multiple stones [or plates] Support: cream wove lithographic paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Dimensions: printed image 98.8 h x 61.4 w cm sheet 101.6 h x 64.4 w
Acknowledgement: Gift in memory of Spensley Charles and Gwendoline Mary Weetman 1990
Accession No: NGA 90.1789.74
Subject: New Zealand, Travel poster
  • Collection of Charles Weetman (1905-1990), who had worked for the Australian National Travel Association (ANTA), and was Assistant Editor of the organisations magazine 'Walkabout'.
  • By descent to his son Peter Weetman.
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Peter Weetman, Melbourne, December 1990.