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Christmas Card - John Sands Ltd, Mt. Buller by Prue Acton, 1992 Document Reg. No: SH 942687 6

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 Mt. Buller 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 Mt. Buller. The image features twisted snowgums blanketed by snow.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 203 mm (Height), 116 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: SEASONS GREETINGS/CHRISTMAS WISHES/MERRY CHRISTMAS./MT. BULLER, VICTORIA/"Snow gums ladened low, quiet, calm,/clean, crisp winter wilderness/Prue Acton.
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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