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Title

D'oyley with waratah design Design for d'oyley with waratah design


Artist

Muriel Cornish

Australia

1893 - 13 Jul 1945


Details


Date

1919


Media categories

Textile , Drawing


Materials used

embroided linen, ink on paper


Dimensions

58.0 x 81.5 cm overall [mount] :

a - design drawing; 22 x 22 cm; image (irreg.)

b - d'oyley; 20 x 20 cm; d'oyley (irreg.)

a - design drawing; 23 x 23 cm; sight

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

a - design drawing; 25 x 24.2 cm; sheet

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


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1919?


Location

Not on display


Accession number

1301.a-b


Artist information

Muriel Cornish

Works in the collection

9


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Margaret Betteridge, State of the waratah: the floral emblem of New South Wales in legend, art and industry, 'A sisterhood of queens', pg. 42-43, Sydney, 2000, 42 (colour illus.).

Deborah Edwards and Alisa de Torres, Australian decorative arts, Sydney, 1991, 25 (illus.). cat.no. 116 & 117

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