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91/501 Advertising illustrations (29), World War II, fashion, gouache / paper / charcoal / cardboard, painted by Nell Wilson for Prestige Ltd, Australia, 1940-1950. Click to enlarge.

WWII advertising illustrations by Nell Wilson

Designed by Wilson, Nell in Australia, Oceania

Advertising illustrations (29), World War II, fashion, gouache on paper/carcoal/cardboard, Nell Wilson [artist] for Prestige Ltd, Australia, 1940-1950

Summary

Object No.

91/501

Object Statement

Advertising illustrations (29), World War II, fashion, gouache / paper / charcoal / cardboard, painted by Nell Wilson for Prestige Ltd, Australia, 1940-1950

Physical Description

Advertising illustrations (29), World War II, fashion, gouache on paper/carcoal/cardboard, Nell Wilson [artist] for Prestige Ltd, Australia, 1940-1950

Production

Made

Wilson, Nell 1940-1950

Notes

Nell Wilson b. 1901, Australia d. 1985.

Most works have been initialled by the artist.

Biography: http://www.daao.org.au/main/read/6673

History

Notes

Many of Nell Wilson's illustrations accompanied advertisements published in the Australian Womens Weekly during the 1940s.

Source

Credit Line

Purchased 1991

Acquisition Date

8 September 1991

Cite this Object

Harvard

WWII advertising illustrations by Nell Wilson 2019, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 6 April 2020, <https://ma.as/117510>

Wikipedia

{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/117510 |title=WWII advertising illustrations by Nell Wilson |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=6 April 2020 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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