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2002/105/1-2/13 Photographic print, black and white, advertising billboard for Holeproof Hosiery, designed by Rousel Studios, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1920s. Click to enlarge.

Photograph of advertising sign designed by Rousel Studios

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Photographic print, black & white, advertising billboard for Holeproof Hosiery, designed by Rousel Studios, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1920s

Advertising billboard designed by Rousel Studios for Holeproof Hosiery. The sign reads "HOLEPROOF/ Essence of Modernity/very breath of/exquisite Femininity - /stockings by Holeproof/international creators of/world-famous hosiery./Chosen by smartest women/.all over the world". It also features an illustration of a woman on a swing with text to …

Summary

Object No.

2002/105/1-2/13

Object Statement

Photographic print, black and white, advertising billboard for Holeproof Hosiery, designed by Rousel Studios, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1920s

Physical Description

Photographic print, black & white, advertising billboard for Holeproof Hosiery, designed by Rousel Studios, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1920s

Advertising billboard designed by Rousel Studios for Holeproof Hosiery. The sign reads "HOLEPROOF/ Essence of Modernity/very breath of/exquisite Femininity - /stockings by Holeproof/international creators of/world-famous hosiery./Chosen by smartest women/.all over the world". It also features an illustration of a woman on a swing with text to the right of the picture reading, "Designed/by/ERTE/of/Paris/for HOLEPROOF". At the bottom of the sign it reads, "HOLEPROOF HOSIERY/THE MOST BEAUTIFUL STOCKINGS IN AUSTRALIA".

Dimensions

Height

163 mm

Width

212 mm

Cite this Object

Harvard

Photograph of advertising sign designed by Rousel Studios 2022, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 24 January 2022, <https://ma.as/11019>

Wikipedia

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