Lydekker Huia

SERIES description



Colour photo-lithograph postcards, by Hilda Wiseman.



Wiseman botaicals, circa 1936.


Series Postcard titles:

  • RED KOWHAI, Clianthus puiceus
  • KOWHAI, Edwardsia microphyllla
  • MANUKA, Leptospermum scoparium
  • POHUTAKAWA, Metosiderous tomentosa



Hilda Wiseman.

Addional Notes:


Hilda WISEAN  (1894-1982):


Bookplate sesigner, artist, calligrapher.

Hilda Wiseman received her art training in Auckland, studying life under the late Robert Procter at the Elam School of Art, and later lettering and design under John W. Ashe. She designed over 100 bookplates, most of them linocuts meticulously printed on her own small hanpress. Her favourite themes were of New Zealand birds and flowers.

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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