Object StatementPoster, 'Discover ... Australia', colour photolithograph on paper, designed by Eileen Mayo, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, for the Australian National Travel Association, Flinders Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, made by Litho McLarens, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1954-1958
Physical DescriptionPhotolithograph featuring an illustration of an emu and a bearded Indigenous Australian man wearing an [Arrente/ previously Aranda] ceremonial headdress. Emu tracks form a border along the top of the poster and at the bottom of the poster the word 'Australia' uses a design inspired by Indigenous Australian dot-painting. Artist's name, EILEEN MAYO, incorporated into the design on the right hand side of the poster, above the word AUSTRALIA. The poster is printed in brown, yellow, black and white.
MarksPrinted along base 'Discover... Australia'.'AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL TRAVEL ASSOCIATION, RAILWAY BUILDING, FLINDERS STREET, MELBOURNE/ PARTICULARS AT GOVERNMENT, SHIPPING & TRAVEL OFFICES/ No112 LITHO McLARENS, MELBOURNE'.