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Now Is The Hour (Haere Re) Maori Farewell Song

  • Object:

    Song Sheet

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    1947 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Keith Prowse & Co Ltd. (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Offset lithograph in blue and black

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Kevin Edge

  • Museum number:

    E.1748-1990

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 133, box A

Physical description

Sheet music with a title page incorporating a black and white photograph of the singer Gracie Fields. Lettered with tile, credits, score, lyrics and copyright details.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

1947 (published)

Artist/maker

Keith Prowse & Co Ltd. (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Offset lithograph in blue and black

Marks and inscriptions

Lettered with tile, credits, score, lyrics and copyright details.

'From Gracie's Working Party / Keith Prowse & Co Ltd. London W.1 / Made in England'
Lettered.

Dimensions

Height: 28.5 cm folded to, Width: 21.9 cm folded to

Descriptive line

'Now Is The Hour (Haere Re) Maori Farewell Song'. Sheet music with a title page incorporating a black and white photograph of the singer Gracie Fields. Offset lithograph in blue and black. Published by Keith Prowse & Co. Ltd., London, 1947.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Offset lithography

Subjects depicted

Woman; Singer; Music; Score

Categories

Printed pages & sheets; Entertainment & Leisure; Music

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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