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Menu Card
mid 1930s (made)

Printed card with image of two parrakeets.

Object details

Object type
TitleParrakeets (assigned by artist)
Materials and techniques
Colour lino-cut
Brief description
Menu cards for the Orient Line, by Julia Mavrogordato. Colour lino-cut. Native birds of Australia. Mid 1930s.
Physical description
Printed card with image of two parrakeets.
  • Height: 59cm
  • Width:
Dimensions from catalogue: 6.25 x 4.25 inches
Production typeMass produced
Marks and inscriptions
ORIENT LINE PARRAKEETS This is one of a series of eight lino cuts bu Julie Mavrogordato based on the birds of Australia
Credit line
Given by Sir Leigh Ashton, F.S.A.
Bibliographic reference
Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1949, London: HMSO, 1961.
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Record createdJune 30, 2009
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