Category: COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
ARTIST CARDS: JA TURNER: Extensive collection of Bush Scenes from various series, noted as being almost complete "Total needed 7"(!), some scenes are duplicated but have different colouration or embellishments etc & some have advertising for Swallow & Ariell Biscuits, RA Dickinson Shoes & Boots (Hawthorn), Chittick Bros Bakers (Seymour) and Ward Lock & Co Postcard Retailers, also a couple of novelty types & a few tiny versions with 1923 calendars printed on the reverse, finally a lovely "Where Flow the Southern Seas" folder with four of Turner's paintings & four B&W photos (very fine), condition variable but many are fine to very fine unused or used. Ex Shirley Jones. With a copy of Shirley's book "A Quiet Painter: James Alfred Turner" (2009) in which many of these cards are illustrated. [Kevin Crotty's selection of 50 Turners sold at the Prestige auction of 8.5.2013 for $776] SOLD AFTER AUCTION 85.
(Qty 140+ items)