|Stamps - Artwork|
Spink UK / New Zealand, The Professor Derek Diamond Collection featuring 2d. Chalons and the 1898-1908 Pictorial Issue - 06/07/2016 / 1898-1908 Pictorial Issues / Lot 136
New Zealand 1898-1908 Pictorial Issues 1895 Competition Essays Unknown Artists 8d. showing designs of Maori carving, two in stamp format and two in the same designs in enlarged format, hand-drawn in pen and ink with background handpainted in yellow and affixed to three pieces of card with various notes appearing on the reverse of the card with the two stamp-size examples including a comment that the designer had hand-drawn the carvings rather than use a compass. Diamond page 20 . Photo Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.