Summary

Black and white photograph of a Kodak Australasia Pty Ltd exhibition display panel themed around graphic arts products, circa 1940s. Products include Kodalith Ortho films, Kodagraph Paper and Kodak Magenta Contact Screen. Beneath the panel, which is covered in posters and lit from above, is a chequerboard floor and decorative planter boxes with indoor plants. Other exhibition stands and directional signage are visible beyond.

This photograph is part of the Kodak collection of products, promotional materials, photographs and working life artefacts collected from Kodak Australasia in 2005, when the Melbourne manufacturing plant at Coburg closed down.

Kodak manufactured and distributed a wide range of photographic products to Australasia, such as film, paper, chemicals, cameras and miscellaneous equipment. Its client base included amateur and professional photographers, as well as specialist medical and graphic art professionals who used photography, x-ray and other imaging techniques.

Description of Content

Exhibition display panel covered in text and graphic posters. Beneath the panel is a chequerboard floor and plant boxes.

Physical Description

Black and white photograph on medium weight paper; landscape format with white border.

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