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Melbourne, Victoria : wing your way with ANA, Australia's most experienced airline / Skate
Bib ID 8130388
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline [still image, text, sheet]
Author
Skate, R. Clayton (Ronald Clayton), 1913-1991, artist
 
Online Versions
Printer Melbourne : McLarens
Description [Melbourne] : Australian National Airways Pty. Ltd., [1950?] 
1 poster : colour lithograph ; 96 x 60 cm 
Summary

Travel poster promoting air travel to Melbourne by Australian National Airways (ANA) with artwork depicting a view of the city from the south bank of the Yarra River. A palm tree is shown on a grassy bank in the left foreground with the Princes Bridge on the right. In the middleground, the rear of Flinders Street Station appears on the left with Saint Patrick's Cathedral on the right. A person is rowing a boat near the far side of the river. The sky is overcast with a hint the sun may soon break through. Below the image the text appears against a white background with a small map of Australia showing the location of Melbourne and the winged globe logo of ANA below.

Notes

Caption title.

Poster signed upper right: Skate.

Printer's credit lower left: Photo. Litho. McLarens Melbourne.

Not dated but circa 1950.

PIC Poster Drawer 331 copy Also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-2237589484

Subjects Australian National Airways -- Posters.  |  Advertising -- Airlines -- Australia -- Posters.  |  Airlines -- Australia -- Posters.  |  Tourism -- Victoria -- Melbourne -- Posters.  |  Churches -- Victoria -- Melbourne -- Posters.  |  Travel posters, Australian -- Victoria.  |  Melbourne (Vic.) -- Posters.  |  Yarra River (Vic.) -- Posters.  |  Princes Bridge (Melbourne, Vic.) -- Posters.  |  St. Patrick's Cathedral (Melbourne, Vic.) -- Posters.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Australian National Airways, issuing body  |  McLarens (Melbourne), printer
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