Kōrero: Publishing

'Albion Wright' by Leo Bensemann

'Albion Wright' by Leo Bensemann

Leo Bensemann's portrait of Albion Wright was painted in 1947, the year that Wright established the Pegasus Press. Pegasus followed the lead of the Caxton Press in publishing serious New Zealand literary works, including works by Janet Frame. Denis Glover worked for Pegasus briefly after losing his position at the Caxton Press in 1951.

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Christchurch Art Gallery - Te Puna o Waiwhetu
Reference: 2010/033
Oil on canvas by Leo Bensemann

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Elizabeth Caffin, 'Publishing - Post-war publishing, 1945 to 1965', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/artwork/42264/albion-wright-by-leo-bensemann (accessed 25 February 2020)

He kōrero nā Elizabeth Caffin, i tāngia i te 22 Oct 2014