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93/349/6 Magazine, 'The Home', Vol 12. No.10, October 1st, paper, edited by Sydney Ure Smith and Leon Gellert, cover design by Hera Roberts, published by Art in Australia Ltd, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1931. Click to enlarge.

'The Home' magazine with cover design by Hera Roberts

Published
Sydney Ure Smith launched 'The Home' magazine in February 1920 as a monthly publication. Its articles and artwork reflected the dawn of modernism in Australia with a focus on holiday destinations, home decorating, fashion, cosmetics, cultural events and other amusements of the independent and modern woman. Its excellence in content and printing propelled it into the league of international magazines, such as 'Harper's Bazaar', 'Vogue' and 'Vanity Fair', and distinguished it from all other …

Summary

Object No.

93/349/6

Object Statement

Magazine, 'The Home', Vol 12. No.10, October 1st, paper, edited by Sydney Ure Smith and Leon Gellert, cover design by Hera Roberts, published by Art in Australia Ltd, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1931

Physical Description

Magazine, 'The Home', Vol 12. No.10, October 1st, paper, edited by Sydney Ure Smith and Leon Gellert, cover design by Hera Roberts, published by Art in Australia Ltd, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1931

Cover has illustration of woman and ship in background with banner "Travel Number". Includes articles on "Art and the Locomotive" and "Art in London".

Dimensions

Height

315 mm

Width

252 mm

Depth

7 mm

Source

Credit Line

Purchased 1993

Acquisition Date

11 October 1993

Cite this Object

Harvard

'The Home' magazine with cover design by Hera Roberts 2021, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 14 May 2021, <https://ma.as/135090>

Wikipedia

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