Gerard Herbst and Prestige Limited Textile Design Archive
Collection of archival material from Prestige Limited, 1940-52, preserved by Gerard Herbst who was the company's Art Director from 1946-56. It includes textile designs, photographs, negatives and transparencies, designs for posters, a video copy of a newsreel on the company and newscuttings. Accompanying the Prestige material are personal papers of Herbst, 1940-1995, including textile designs, posters, certificates and papers concerning his promotion of poster art.
Some material included in this collection may be subject to copyright.
A selection of material and a PDF Guide to the full archive is available on the Powerhouse Website (91/503).
Design archives; Design drawings; Photographs; Posters
Gerard Herbst; Prestige Limited
Poster art; Textile design; Textiles
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia