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Greeting Card - John Sands Ltd, Cottles Bridge by Prue Acton, 1992 Document Reg. No: SH 942687 4

One of a set of eight Christmas and Greeting Cards manufactured by John Sands Ltd, 1992. The cards feature images of Australian Landscapes reproduced from paintings by Prue Acton. This card depicts Cottles Bridge in Victoria. In 1881 John Sands Ltd, produced one of the first groups of commercial Christmas and New Year cards made in Australia.
Cardboard card with reproduction of a painting of Cottles Bridge. The image features wattle in blossom.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 204 mm (Height), 117 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: clothing, fashion, fashion design, fashion industry, paintings, landscapes, christmas cards, making history - prue acton
Themes this item is part of: Clothing & Textiles Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection
Primary Classification: COMMERCE & RETAILING
Secondary Classification: Clothing & Fashion
Tertiary Classification: greeting cards
Inscriptions: Text, inside card: COTTLES BRIDGE, VICTORIA/"Remarkable how our bush is so colourful in Winter./So many varieties of wattles.
Publisher: John Sands Ltd., Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1992
Artist: Ms Prue Acton, Australia, circa 1990
References: See Parent Record

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