Lydekker Huia

Postcard description



Lake Taupo, New Zealand, canoe back, chromolithograph postcard.



New Zealand Government Department of Tourist & Health Resorts.



Illustrated by Benoni White and published by A.D. Willis, Wanganui, NZ.

Addional Notes:


The first major series of New Zealand postcards were drawn by the artist Benoni White who was prominent in NZ artistic circles of the day. There were three series of ten cards issued over five years from 1902. The first two issues featured the same designs but with different undivided backs, the earlier featuring a Maori canoe. and the later Lake Wakatipu.


Display &
Framing Notes:


Do not hang in direct sunlight.
This print should be framed with acid free archival matting and archival glass.



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