VICKERY, John (1906-1983)
Outposts of Empire : Central Australia
[London] : General Post Office, 1937. Colour lithograph poster, 470 x 610 mm, signed and dated in image, laid on linen; fine condition.
The poster depicts the underground post office in Coober Pedy, northern South Australia, often referred to as “the opal capital of the world”. One of a series of four lithographic posters featuring postal services from across the Empire.
Another example is held in the National Library of Australia.