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- A Person Depicted Melbourne, Australia
Photograph - Prue Acton, Framed, 1980s Reg. No: SH 942227
- Framed photograph of Australian fashion designer Prue Acton, taken in the 1980s. Acton's face and hair have been hand colour tinted and she wears large silver earrings and a white collarless jacket.
- Photographic portrait of Prue Acton. The hair has been tinted yellow and the lips bright red. Eyes, eyelashes and skin have also been tinted. Mounted and framed in metal under glass. Backed by masonite. Adhesive tape on back.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
|Dimensions:||61.00 cm (Height), 2.00 cm (Width), 47.00 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||clothing, fashion, fashion design, fashion industry, women s clothing, making history - prue acton, innovation design|
|Themes this item is part of:||Clothing & Textiles Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection|
|Primary Classification:||COMMERCE & RETAILING|
|Secondary Classification:||Clothing & Fashion|
|Tertiary Classification:||images (to be classified)|
|Inscriptions:||Stencilled in black on back: FRAME MAKER GALLERY/ 780 GLENFERRIE RD./ HAWTHORN 3122/ TELEPHONE 819 2911
Handwritten in yellow on back: 195 IT
|Person Depicted:||Prue Acton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1980-1990|
|Framer:||Frame Maker Gallery, 1980-1990|