E. Mervyn Taylor

Aotearoa New Zealand, b.1906, d.1964

Ape

  • Purchased, 1978
  • Linocut on paper
  • 259 x 211mm
  • 78/128
  • 1944
earlier labels about this work
  • Ape to zip, 13 May 2005 - 8 October 2006 In the exhibition Ape to Zip, this work was used for the letter A and was displayed with the following label:

    APE Orang-utans are hairy, orange apes. They live in the rainforests of Borneo and Sumatra and swing through trees and vines in great flying leaps. Tarzan got this idea from orang-utans!