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Collection

Muriel Cornish

(Australia 1893 – 13 Jul 1945)

Title
D'oyley with christmas bell design Design for d'oyley with christmas bell design
Year
1919
Media categories
Textile, Drawing
Materials used
embroided linen ink on paper
Dimensions

58.0 x 81.5 cm overall [mount]:

a - design drawing; 20.5 x 20.5 cm; image

b - d'oyley; 20.5 x 20.5 cm; d'oyley

a - design drawing; 21 x 21 cm; sight

b - d'oyley; 21 x 21 cm; sight

a - design drawing; 26.5 x 26.1 cm; sheet

b - d'oyley; 25.4 x 74 cm; support Note that all three d'oyleys Acc # 1300, 1301 & 1302 are adhered to the one support.

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1919?
Accession number
1300.a-b
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Deborah Edwards and Alisa de Torres, Australian decorative arts, Sydney, 1991, 25 (illus.). cat.no. 112 & 113

Jackie Menzies, Project 24: Cicadas and Gumnuts -The Society of Arts and Crafts 1906-1935, Sydney, 1978. cat.no. 25; titled 'Three d'oyley's with Christmas bells, waratah and eucalypt designs'; Collection of Art Gallery of New South Wales

Exhibition history (2)

Project 24 - Cicadas and Gumnuts: The Society of Arts and Crafts 1906-1935 (1978), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 01 Apr 1978–07 May 1978

Flora and Fauna - Australian Decorative Art from the Gallery's Collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 20 Apr 1998–20 Jun 1998