NPWHF1159 - Calendar, 1933
Calendar; gold rusted metal band top and bottom, 1933. Metal ring top, middle to hang on wall. Measures 520 mm in length, 352 mm in width, including metal bands.
The “painting” is of a woman outside a thatched roof cottage with dog a bringing a letter. Next door is a woman outside a cottage talking with the postman who is looking in his bag. The sea is in the background. Artist: Yeenn King. (http://www.artnet.com/artists/henry-john-yeend-king/) The “painting,” not including the border, is 282 mm in length and 230 mm in width.
In the middle of the top frame is a drawing of a box of BushBlells tea. In the middle of the bottom frame is “THE POSTMAN”.
Under the framed painting is:
With Compliments from
HORACE H. READ
For Quality And Prices
Orders Promptly Delivered -- ‘Phone 7
Young tender leaf buds give “Bushells Blue Label” Tea that enticing flavor
On the left side of that advertising is
PHASES OF THE MOON
for first quarter, full moon, last quarter, and half moon
January through June
On the left side of the advertising is also the phases of the moon, but for July through December.
Under the “Young tender leaf buds give “Bushells Blue Label” Tea that enticing flavor,” in a border is “1933 CALENDAR 1933” followed by the twelve months, six to a row.
Metal top/bottom bands rusted. Torn along the left edge
Object ID: NPWHF1159 - Calendar, 1933
Object Number: 1159
Materials: paper, wooden strip, fabric tab
Dimension: 520 mm in length, 352 mm in width, including metal bands
Provenance: JORASLAFSKY, Helen