D'oyley with waratah design Design for d'oyley with waratah design
1893 - 13 Jul 1945
embroided linen, ink on paper
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.
Not on display
Shown in 3 exhibitions
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
State of the Waratah, S.H. Ervin Gallery, The Rocks, 01 Sep 2000–08 Oct 2000
Referenced in 3 publications
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