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Olive Ashworth Archive

Olive Ashworth (1915-2000) was a Brisbane-born commercial and mural artist, textile designer and photographer. She is known for her natural motifs inspired by the Great Barrier Reef and North Queensland rainforests. She was a very successful artist running Burns Philp’s art department in Brisbane, then her own Olive Ashworth Publicity Services for over twenty years.


Archive Location: 135L


Detailed Listing

OA/1  Original layout of the Townsville Industrial booklet with original photographs