Russell Duncan Bookplates

Wiseman, Hilda
Duncan, Russell James
Production date
Current rights
Public Domain
See full details

Object detail

Brief Description
The bookplate was designed and produced by Hilda Wiseman for Russell Duncan in 1936. It was produced in the coloured linocut method. The translation of Ko Te Matauranga Te Kaha is, Knowledge is Strength. The figure in the plate is a representation of a drawing of a warrior by Horatio Robley. There are sixteen loose bookplates.
Production date
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Printed on paper with black and brown ink.
Height x Width: 120 x 72mm
Subject period
Subject date
Credit line
from the Russell Duncan Collection
Other number(s)
m2009/82/1-16, 56484


Public comments

Be the first to comment on this object record.

Google reCaptchaThis site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.