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Negative - Jaguar Mark II, circa 1965 Reg. No: MM 054563
- Image of a Jaguar Mark II, circa 1965. It is one of approximately 85,000 negatives from the Laurie Richards Collection taken by the Melbourne based Laurie Richards Studio between the 1950s -1970s.
Laurie Richards was a professional photographer who began his career as a photo-journalist, working for the Advertiser newspaper in Adelaide, and the Argus and the Herald newspapers in Melbourne. In 1953, he opened his own business and set up a photographic studio at his home at 4 Tower Avenue, Alphington, an inner suburb of Melbourne. At its peak, in the late 1960s, the Laurie Richards Studio was one of Melbourne's pre-eminent commercial photographic studios, employing twelve photographers. The Laurie Richards Studio worked mainly in advertising and public relations, and had a broad clientele which included commercial companies, government institutions and the entertainment industry.
- Black & White Negative
- Description Of Content:
- Racing car driver, Bob Jane, in overalls with a Jaguar Mk II sedan at a Mobilgas service station.
- Laurie Richards Collection, Museum Victoria
|Tagged with:||motor cars, fuel pumps, billboards, petrochemicals, service stations, motor garages, oil companies, motor racing, racing cars|
|Themes this item is part of:||Laurie Richards Studio, Photographer, Melbourne, Victoria, Laurie Richards Collection, Leisure Collection, Transport Collection|
|Secondary Classification:||Motor Sports|
|Tertiary Classification:||motor car racing|
|Model Name/Number:||Mk II|
|Format:||Negative: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Victoria, Australia, 1960-1970|
|Creator:||Laurie Richards Studio, Alphington, Victoria, Australia, 1960-1970|