N.Z versus Wales

Ode
1969

Master Media Master Media
Type Record Covers
Title.Series N.Z versus Wales
Measurements.Dimensions 12" x 12"
Measurements.Format LP
33 1/3 rpm. Double album
Materials.Medium Ink
Materials.Support Cardboard
Techniques Offset Printing
Four colour
Techniques Photography
Source image
Creator.Corporate name Ode
Role Record Label
Creator.Personal name Bob Irvine
Commentator
Creator.Personal name Alan Williams
Commentator
Date 1969
The year of this test
Location.Current Repository NZDA Collection
Phototransparency
Location.Current Repository Hocken Library, Dunedin, New Zealand
The Hocken holds a copy of this album.
ID Number.NZDA Number ODE/DLP/001/002
ID Number.NZDA Number nzgda_rc_i_0135_f, nzgda_rc_i_0135_b, nzgda_rc_i_0135_gtfld
ID Number.Hocken Dynix BIB 797126
Culture New Zealand
Culture Rugby culture
Subject Men, football, crowds, grandstand, grass
Subject All Blacks, rugby, sport, test match, line out, Colin Meads, Brian Lahore
Relation.references Prodesign # 50 Dec 2000/Jan 2001
This image was used in an article by Chris Mousdale entitled "digging for gold", about record cover design as a window on New Zealand culture.
Description Image and text. The front cover shows a photograph of the All Blacks and the Welsh rugby team in a line out on the field. The title of the record is along the bottom of the cover with "N.Z." in bold black capitals, "versus" in italic lower case, and "Wales" in upper case bold red. [KY]
Description The back cover is image only, and shows a black and white close up of New Zealand rugby legend Colin Meads breaking free in loose play. [FJ DM]
Description Image and text. The gatefold opens out to display photographs of members of both the New Zealand and Welsh teams, with a small piece of text about each. To the left side is a description of the specific tests that have been commentaried on the album. [KY]
Source Katy Yiakmis
Researcher, image analysis and interpretation. 02.2001.
Source David Merritt
Researcher, image analysis and interpretation. 02.2001.
Source Frances Joseph
Researcher, image analysis and interpretation. 02.2001.
Rights Ode Records
Typography Front cover: N.Z.
Typeface Helvetica
Weight Bold
Serifness Sans Serif
Colour Black
Case Upper case
Typography Front cover: versus
Style Italic
Weight Light
Serifness Serif
Colour Black
Case Lower case
Typography Front cover: Wales
Typeface Helvetica
Weight Bold
Serifness Sans Serif
Colour Red
Case Upper case