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121 Manipuri Dancer, India 1959
Colour process lithograph, 102 x 63.4cm. Repaired missing portions upper right, creases, minor tears. Linen-backed.
Text continues "Published by and for the Govt. of India. Printed in India (not to be sold). Produced by the Directorate of Advertising and Visual Publicity. Ministry of I. & B., for the Deptt. [sic] of Tourism, Government of India, New Delhi. Printed by M/s. Glasgow Printing Co. Private Ltd., Howrah. English 40,000. January 1959."

122 Eileen Mayo Brit./Aust./NZ 1906-1994
The Great Barrier Reef, Australia, c1959. Colour process lithograph, signed in image lower left, 93.2 x 64cm. Repaired pinholes and missing portions to margins. Laid down on acid-free paper.
Text continues "Longspined Butterfly-fish and Heron Island Volute." Held in NGA.

123 Harry Rogers Australian 1929-2012
Australia, Qantas [Koalas], c1960s. Colour lithograph, 99.3 x 74.5cm. Repaired tears and minor missing portions to edges. Linen-backed.
Text continues "Australia's overseas airline, in association with Air-India, BOAC, SAA and TEAL. Poster Pty Ltd., Litho in Australia." Held in Powerhouse Museum. Harry Rogers illustrated a great number of posters for Qantas between the 1950s and 1970s, and designed the Qantas logo font in the 1960s. Ref: Powerhouse Museum.

124 Ca C'est Paris - This Is Paree c1960s
Colour process lithograph, 58.4 x 39.8cm. Repaired old folds, minor crinkles. Linen-backed.
Text includes "Bagatelle, Lido, Moulin Rouge, l'Olympia Music Hall, Crazy Horse, Carousel, Les Naturistes. Litho by Leader Press Ltd, Auck." Unusual poster produced in New Zealand, possibly for a tour.

125 Enjoy A Winter Holiday...
...In The Warmth And Colour Of Central Australia, c1960s. Colour process lithograph, 90.8 x 61.1cm. Pinholes, repaired portion upper left. Linen-backed.
Text continues "Ansett Central Australian holidays with the combined services of Ansett-ANA, Pioneer tours, Ansett hotels. P.C. Grosser. Litho. Melb."

126 Fly Commuter Airlines c1960s
Colour process lithograph, 77.3 x 49.7cm. Minor soiling, repaired creases. Linen-backed.
Text continues "Melbourne, Sale, Bairnsdale, Mallacoota, Albury, Merimbula, Shepparton, Horsham, Warracknabeal, Swan Hill [Victoria]."

127 Go To Melbourne's Royal Show By Train c1960s
Screenprint with process lithograph, 101 x 63.3cm. Repaired tears and creases. Linen-backed.
Text continues "Sept. 19-28. Right to the grounds. No parking problems. Combined rail-admission tickets. Weekly or nine day rail tickets. See the railways exhibit. Membership tickets at Victorian Govt Tourist Bureau."

128 India For Big Game. Air-India For Service c1960s
Colour lithograph, 100 x 63.7cm. Repaired minor creases. Linen-backed.
Text continues "Design: Air India Art Studio. Printed by: Bombay Fine Art Offset & Litho Works, Bombay-27."

129 Riding A Catamaran,
Great Barrier Reef, Australia
Colour process lithograph, 98.5 x 64cm. Minor foxing. Linen-backed.
Text continues "Australian National Travel Association. San Francisco; New York; London; Wellington, NZ. Printed in Australia by McLarens, Melbourne." Held in NLA.

130 South Western Victoria By Train c1960s
Colour lithograph, signed "[Clive] Trewin" in image lower right, 101.2 x 63.8cm. Repaired slight tears and old folds. Linen-backed.
Text continues "To Geelong, Warrnambool, Port Fairy, Portland. W.M. Houston, Government Printer, Melbourne."

131 Le Maitre Du Monde, Jules Verne...
...[Master Of The World], c1961. Colour lithograph in two sheets, 160.2 x 120.2cm. Old folds, repaired slight tears. Linen-backed.
Text in French continues "Les films Bendayan presentment…American International. Dans la tradition de 20,000 lieues sous les mers et le tour du monde en 80 jours, voicile fantastique et fabuleux conte. Master of the World. Rodur le conquerant. En Magna Color avec Vincent Price, Charles Bronson, Henry Hull, Mary Webster. Produced by James H. Nicholson. Screenplay by Richard Matheson. Music by Les Baxter. La lithotyp. Roquevaire (BduR) 5065."

132 London. Air-India 1962
Colour process lithograph, 99.4 x 63.4cm. Repaired tears and minor creases. Linen-backed.
Text continues "62-2. Printed in India by Prasad Process Private Ltd, Madras-26."

133 Australian Speedboat Events 1969-c1970s
Group of four posters, consisting of two colour screenprints, one letterpress with ink, and one process screen with letterpress, sizes range from 20.9 x 38.2cm to 51 x 35.5cm. Most with repaired tears, some with old folds, minor foxing. All Linen-backed.

Titles and text include: (1) Australian Speedboat Championships. Lake Glenmaggie, Jan. 24th & 25th, 1970; (2) St George Motor Boat Club Presents its 1969 Speedboat Spectacular and E.C. Griffith Cup. Saturday, April 5th; Monday, April 7th on St George Motor Boat Club Course, Kogarah Bay. Hydroplanes, speedboats, cruisers. See Australia's fastest boats in action. Prize money $2000 trophies; (3) Cook Bicentenary Hydroplane Spectacular. April 26th. Prince Edward Park, Cabarita [NSW]; and (4) The Combined Australian Inboard Championship. Australia's fastest speedboats, Goolwa, South Australia. Jan. 25th-27th. Amscol.
The group $1,650

134 Robert Indiana American b.1928
4 Americans In Paris [The Collections Of Gertrude Stein And Her Family], 1970. Colour screenprint, artist's name and date in image lower right, 116 x 58cm. Minor foxing. Framed.
Text continues "Gertrude Stein, Leo Stein, Michael Stein, Sarah Stein. Museum of Modern Art, 19 Dec. 1970 to 1 March 1971. Sponsored by Alcoa Foundation. American Poster Company. Printed in West Germany by Edition Domberger KG." Held in de Young Museum, SF. Four Americans in Paris was an exhibition of 225 paintings, drawings, prints and sculptures acquired by writer Gertrude Stein
and her family in Paris, when they were early patrons of 20th century art. Born Robert Clark in Indiana, the artist took his native state's name after moving to New York in 1954. One of the central figures of the Pop Art movement, Robert Indiana, during an interview with the New York Times, said that his art was inspired by commercial signs: "There are more signs than trees in America. There are more signs than leaves. So I think of myself as a painter of American landscape." Indiana is most famous for his "Love" paintings and sculptures, first produced in the 1960s. Ref: NY Times, Dec. 1, 2002; MoMA.

135 Bad Head. Get It Dressed c1970s
Colour lithograph, 62.3 x 48.9cm. Minor creases. Linen-backed.
Text continues "National Safety Council of Australia. Acknowledgment to the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents, London. 2087." Title also in Italian, Greek, Russian and Croatian. Held in SLVIC;NLA.

136 India. Fly Qantas c1970s
Colour process lithograph, 100.3 x 64.2cm. Linen-backed.
Text continues "The Taj Mahal, India's poem in marble, Agar. Fishing boats, Kerala State. Village women around communal well. Some of India's hotels are literally palaces. Member of President's Body Guard, Delhi. Australia's round-the-world airline."

137 Qantas. The Australian Airline c1970s
Colour process lithograph, 99.8 x 65.2cm. Repaired minor tears. Linen-backed.

138 Residents Not Developers c1970s
Colour screenprint, 62 x 38cm. Linen-backed.
Text includes "Meanwhile on the outskirts of central city… It's a bird...a plane. No!It's a multi-million dollar high rise development…Behold, the conspiracy!"

139 Rhodesia c1970s
Colour process lithograph, 99.5 x 64.8cm. Repaired minor tears and creases. Linen-backed.
Text continues "Wankie National Park [Zimbabwe]. A lioness yawns, elephant pad silently to water, antelope spring nervously across a plain. Everyday sights in Rhodesia's many game reserves. Published by Rhodesia National Tourist Board and printed by the Government Printer, Salisbury. "

140 Taronga Zoo [Orangutans] c1970s
Process lithograph, 68.5 x 86cm. Linen-backed.

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