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Eileen MAYO

Norwich, England 1906 – Aotearoa New Zealand 1994

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

Bookplate - Ex Libris (Esther Rossi) c.1950 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: smooth grey paper

Primary Insc: Not inscribed.
Dimensions: printed image 8.5 h x 5.4 w cm sheet (sight) 10.0 h x 6.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Margaret MacKean-Taylor 1993
Accession No: NGA 93.2412
Subject: Australia, Printed ephemera: Bookplate (ex libris)
  • 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.