Wattle Time - Australia

Wattle Time - Australia original poster designed by Northfield, James (1887-1973)

 

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Designer: Northfield, James (1887-1973)
Decade: 1920
Dimensions:101 x 63 cm | 39.76 x 24.8 inches
Grade: A
Printed in: Oceana
Publisher:Victorian Railways
Printed by:Syd Day Ltd
Category: Railroad
Travel
Description:

A stunning original vintage Australian poster designed by Northfield and issued by the Victorian Railways to promote railroad journeys in Australia.

The poster depicts a young fashionable young woman holding a large bouquet of golden wattle. Golden Wattle (Acacia pycnantha) is Australia's national flower.

The train ride shows stations like Ferntree Gully, Gembrook, Yarra Glen, Healesville, Warburton, Eltham, Hurstbridge & Beaconsfield.

Special Excursion fares Sundays & Weekends - Travel by train
Lower text: Victorian Railways Poster no. 36 - a very early Australian travel poster.

In excellent condition. Mounted on linen.


This is an Original Vintage Poster; not a reproduction.
Price:
US$3900
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