Postcard, Interpretation Clause

Production date
29 Dec 1908
Current rights
Public Domain
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Object detail

Brief Description
The postcard depicts a coloured painting showing a gentleman in a motor vehicle, sheep and a farmer. In the bottom left hand corner is an interpretation clause which reads: Art 1. The expression 'ass' includes a mule or other beast of burden, and the expression 'cattle' includes sheep. The artist's signature could read: Craig Crombie (difficult to read). On the back of the card is a handwritten note from Doris to Master Harding, Post Office, Akaroa, Canterbury in which she wishes Wilfred a Happy New Year. In the top right hand corner is a green half penny stamp. It is stamped 29 December 1908.
Production date
29 Dec 1908
Production place
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Coloured reproduction painting on card, printed with green ink. Handwritten in black ink.
Height x Width: 88 x 138mm
H.B. Art Gallery & Museum, Stamp, Stamp
Subject person
Subject period
Subject date
29 Dec 1908
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 88274
Credit line
gifted by Mr Geoff Harding
Other number(s)
m75/12 (a), 88274


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