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2002/105/1-2/40 Photographic print, black and white, Waratah Ice Cream & Ice Co Ltd delivery van with signwriting by Rousel Studios, Sydney Commercial Studios, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, c 1930. Click to enlarge.

Photograph of Waratah Ice Cream & Ice Co Ltd delivery van

Photographed
Photographic print, black & white, Waratah Ice Cream & Ice Co Ltd delivery van with signwriting by Rousel Studios, Sydney Commercial Studios, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, c 1930

Driver's side view of the Waratah Ice Cream & Ice Co Ltd delivery van featuring signwriting by Rousel Studios. The main panel features the name of the company, "WARATAH/ICE CREAM", amongst images from an alpine scene. The lettering is in the centre of the panel and has snow resting on the tops of the letters. …

Summary

Object No.

2002/105/1-2/40

Object Statement

Photographic print, black and white, Waratah Ice Cream & Ice Co Ltd delivery van with signwriting by Rousel Studios, Sydney Commercial Studios, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, c 1930

Physical Description

Photographic print, black & white, Waratah Ice Cream & Ice Co Ltd delivery van with signwriting by Rousel Studios, Sydney Commercial Studios, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, c 1930

Driver's side view of the Waratah Ice Cream & Ice Co Ltd delivery van featuring signwriting by Rousel Studios. The main panel features the name of the company, "WARATAH/ICE CREAM", amongst images from an alpine scene. The lettering is in the centre of the panel and has snow resting on the tops of the letters. To the left of the lettering is a woman ski-ing down a mountain slope. In the distance is a range of mountains with a chalet in the valley. There is a frozen lake in front of the chalet on which a woman is ice skating. At the bottom right of the panel is the full name and address of the company, "WARATAH ICE CREAM/& ICE CO LTD/ROCKY POINT RD/ROCKDALE". The driver's door has a picture of a waratah plant with the words "ICE CREAM" on a scroll running across the stem and leaves of the waratah.

Marks

Photographer's stamp on reverse, "Sydney Commercial Studios/COMMERCIAL PHOTOGRAPHERS/ COMMERCIAL ARTISTS/BLOCKMAKERS/55-57 Oxford St - C W Wiggin/Mgr/Phone F3004

Dimensions

Height

167 mm

Width

216 mm

Production

Notes

Sydney Commercial Studios was a commercial photographic, artistic and blockmaking business also located in Sydney.

Cite this Object

Harvard

Photograph of Waratah Ice Cream & Ice Co Ltd delivery van 2022, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 24 January 2022, <https://ma.as/376954>

Wikipedia

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