New Zealand Antique Prints
& Rare Books

The On-line
Gallery

Books may also be seen at:


New Zealand Birds’
(The Greytown Gallery)

101 Main Street
Post Office Box 146
Greytown, 5742
Wairarapa
New Zealand

Telephone 0064 (0)6 304 8080 narena@nzbirds.com

Hilda Wiseman  (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 hand press. Her favourite themes were of New Zealand birds and flowers.

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Wiseman botanicals

Circa 1936

 

Colour photo-lithograph postcards. Auckland War Memorial Museum Hilda WISEMAN.
Card size: 5 3/8 x 3 1/2 inches (13.6 x 8.8 cm).

 

LINK to LARGER IMAGES x ROW:

ROW 1:
(Red kowhai, Clianthus puniceus, Kowhai, Edwardsia microphyllla, Manuka, Leptospermum scoparium, Pohutakawa, Metosiderous tomentosa)

 

Series Postcard titles:

  • RED KOWHAI, Clianthus puiceus
  • KOWHAI, Edwardsia microphyllla
  • MANUKA, Leptospermum scoparium
  • POHUTAKAWA, Metosiderous tomentosa
Wiseman Postcard, Red kowhai, Clianthus puniceus, -- LINK to larger image

Price: $34.00 USD
(Includes shipping)

Wiseman postcard, Kowhai, Edwardsia microphyllla, -- LINK to larger image

Price: $34.00 USD
(Includes shipping)

Wiseman postcard, Manuka, Leptospermum scoparium, -- LINK to larger image

Price: $34.00 USD
(Includes shipping)

Wiseman postcard, Pohutakawa, Metosiderous tomentosa, -- LINK to larger image

Price: $34.00 USD
(Includes shipping)