New Zealand Antique Prints
& Rare Books

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Postcards may also be seen at:

New Zealand Birds’
(The Greytown Gallery)

65 Wood Street
Post Office Box 146
Greytown, 5742
New Zealand

Mobile: +64 (0)27 508 5078

Tinted Lithograph postcards (1893):

  artist  Kenneth Watkins

They are:

  • On the Waikato
  • Colonial Progress
  • In a Kauri Forest
  • Travelling Party
  • Hinemoa
  • Oars Versus Paddles

An explanatory Text has been added on the back of these cards.

"Willis's final year of Christmas card production was 1893. The cards moved from a three-colour sepia to the tinted lithograph form and are both technically and artistically more ambitious than the previous year's offerings." Peter Gilderdale

Reference:  Peter Gilderdale, "Messages of Love from Maoriland", 2019.

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A D Willis

Circa 1890

Sepia Lithograph postcards:
Artist:  George Sheriff

Lithographer:  William Potts
Approximate Size:
5 3/4 x 4 1/8 inches,
(14.4 x 10.4 cm)


Willis, tinted, card (4), Watkins, Travelling Party -- LINK to larger image

Card (4):
Travelling Party
Price: $150.00 USD
(Includes shipping)

A D Willis, tinted, card (6), Watkins, Oars Versus Paddles, -- LINK to larger image

Card (6):
Oars Versus Paddles
Price: $150.00 USD
(Includes shipping)