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Greeting Card - John Sands Ltd, Mootwingi by Prue Acton, 1992 Document Reg. No: SH 942687 8

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 Mootwingi in New South Wales. 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 Mootwingi. The image features rocky cliffs in orange, red and yellow, with a series of gum trees, with white trunks and silver green leaves, and boulders in the foreground.
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: MOOTWINGI, N.S.W.
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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