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94/228/5 Magazine and leaflet, 'OZ' magazine, No 26, paper, edited by Richard Neville / Richard Walsh, Oz Publications Ink, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, printed by Amalgamated Offset Pty Ltd, Chippendale, New South Wales, Australia, 1966. Click to enlarge.

Issue No. 26 of 'OZ' magazine

Designed
Magazine, 'Oz', March 1966, paper, Richard Neville/Martin Sharp (eds), Australia, 1966.
(Part 1) Magazine, 'Oz', Issue No. 26, March 1966, edited by Richard Walsh and Richard Neville, art direction by Martin Sharp, published by Oz Publications Ink Limited, Sydney, and printed by Amalgamated Offset Pty Ltd, Chippendale. Consists of 16 A4 size pages, printed in black ink on white paper, stapled together. The cover features a carticature portrait of "Boofhead", with the caption "...but I don't give a stuff about opera". Contains text and illustrations of a satirical nature, addressing political and social issues of the time.
(Part 2) Subscription renewal form, loose sheet of paper inserted inside magazine, with reminder notice and subscription information printed in black text.

Summary

Object No.

94/228/5

Object Statement

Magazine and leaflet, 'OZ' magazine, No 26, paper, edited by Richard Neville / Richard Walsh, Oz Publications Ink, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, printed by Amalgamated Offset Pty Ltd, Chippendale, New South Wales, Australia, 1966

Physical Description

Magazine, 'Oz', March 1966, paper, Richard Neville/Martin Sharp (eds), Australia, 1966.
(Part 1) Magazine, 'Oz', Issue No. 26, March 1966, edited by Richard Walsh and Richard Neville, art direction by Martin Sharp, published by Oz Publications Ink Limited, Sydney, and printed by Amalgamated Offset Pty Ltd, Chippendale. Consists of 16 A4 size pages, printed in black ink on white paper, stapled together. The cover features a carticature portrait of "Boofhead", with the caption "...but I don't give a stuff about opera". Contains text and illustrations of a satirical nature, addressing political and social issues of the time.
(Part 2) Subscription renewal form, loose sheet of paper inserted inside magazine, with reminder notice and subscription information printed in black text.

Marks

Printed on the front cover: "OZ/ MARCH NO. 26. 20C". Editorial information printed on page 3: "Editors: HUGH GOUGH and GERRY LOCKE/ STARRING/ RICHARD NEVILLE and MART- "IN" SHARP/ CO STARRING RITCHIE WA-/-LSH the sleeping giant and Dean/ Letcher in another EXCELLENT/ character ROLE also starring/ Marty Parts NEIL BURLEY-GARY/ SHEAD + PETER KINGSTON/ PRINTED BY AMALGAMATED OFFSET. PTY LTD. CHIPPENDALE OZ 16 HUNTER ST SYDNEY".

Dimensions

Width

437 mm

Production

Notes

Art direction and original art work by Martin Sharp.

The magazine was published by Oz Publications Ink Limited, of Hunter Street, Sydney, and printed by Amalgamated Offset Pty Ltd, of Chippendale, New South Wales.

March 1966, publication date

History

Notes

Magazine was purchased by the donor, for personal use, at the time of publication.
Magazine was purchased by the donor, for personal use, at the time of publication.

Source

Credit Line

Gift of Vanessa Mack

Acquisition Date

19 October 1994

Cite this Object

Harvard

Issue No. 26 of 'OZ' magazine 2021, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 2 March 2021, <https://ma.as/140772>

Wikipedia

{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/140772 |title=Issue No. 26 of 'OZ' magazine |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=2 March 2021 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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