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Photograph - Woman Posing with Toys from L. J Sterne Doll Co., Australia, 1945 Reg. No: MM 132334
- Black and white photograph of a woman posing outside with a toy display. This photograph relates to products and promotions of the L.J. Sterne Doll Company (1939-1971), a Melbourne doll and toy manufacturer founded by Austrian migrants Leo and Hilda Sterne.
- Black and white gelatin silver print
- Description Of Content:
- Woman posing outside with a toy display. Several of the dolls can be associated with the L. J Sterne Doll Company. A gentleman to her left is filming (or photographing) the display. The photograph is noted as being taken on the 24 December 1945.
|Dimensions:||155 mm (Width), 113 mm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||dolls, toys, cameras, newspapers, promotional materials, rocking horses, displays, camera operators, newspaper promotions, childhood, press photography|
|Themes this item is part of:||Childhood & Youth Collection, Clothing & Textiles Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection|
|Primary Classification:||COMMERCE & RETAILING|
|Secondary Classification:||Toys & Games|
|Tertiary Classification:||product displays|
|Inscriptions:||Stamped on back, in blue ink: 'COPYRIGHT / NOT FOR REPRODUCTION / HERALD FEATURE / SERVICE / MELBOURNE [illegible] AUSTRALIA.'
Hand written on back, in black ink: '24-12-45'
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Australia, 1945|
|Maker of Item Depicted:||L.J. Sterne Doll Co., Carlton, Victoria, Australia, 1945|
|Photographer:||The Herald, Melbourne, Australia, 1945|