Eileen MAYO

Norwich, England 1906 – Aotearoa New Zealand 1994

  • England, France undated
  • Australia 1953-62
  • Aotearoa New Zealand from 1962

MCLAREN & CO PTY LTD

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

printer, lithographic (organisation)

AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL TRAVEL ASSOCIATION

commenced 1934 – 1970

publisher (organisation)

Australia (Kangaroo). 1957 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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

Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Dimensions: printed image 100.8 h x 63.4 w cm sheet 100.8 h x 63.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Margaret MacKean-Taylor 1993
Accession No: NGA 93.2377
Subject: Australia, travel poster Australia, Animal: Kangaroo
Provenance:
  • With the artist until her death in New Zealand in 1994.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Margaret MacKean-Taylor, legatee of the estate, Palmerston North, New Zealand, October 1993.
  • The estate was divided by the place of production of works. British work was deposited with the Victorian and Albert Museum, London; Australian work with the Australian National Gallery, Canberra; and New Zealand work with New Zealand collections.