Helena SCOTTJOHN SANDS & CO., Christmas card [with Australian wild flowers]. Enlarge 1 /1

Helena SCOTT

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1832 – Harris Park, New South Wales, Australia 1910




Christmas card [with Australian wild flowers]. c.1878 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, cardboard; ink lithograph, printed in colour inks, from multiple stones Support: white cardboard
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: proof
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: signed lower centre within image in black pencil, '...Helena Forde-/...'. not dated. inscribed lower left corner edge, black pencil, 'Christmas Card.. .../ Prize given by Sands Art Competition '. inscribed lower right corner in pencil and pen and purple ink, 'Proof'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 15.9 h x 11.4 w cm sheet 18.6 h x 13.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Deutscher Fine Art, Melbourne 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.2061
Subject: Australia, Printed ephemera: Greeting card: Christmas Australia, Animal: Insect Australia, Plants
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Deutscher Fine Art, Melbourne, December 1987.