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An image of Bowl with flying fox decoration by Elizabeth Söderberg

Elizabeth Söderberg

(Denmark, Australia  – 1939)

Bowl with flying fox decoration
Media category
Materials used
beaten copper with repoussé decoration

6.3h x 23.1 cm diam.

Signature & date
Inscribed on base "E. Soderberg 1912".
Purchased 1912
Accession number
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Deborah Edwards and Alisa de Torres, Australian decorative arts, Sydney, 1991, 21 (colour illus.), 22. 95

Gillian McCracken, Social riches: the Society of Arts and Crafts of New South Wales 1906-2006, Manly, 2006, 41.

Kristyna Olsen Mizelle and Jim Kane, Style 1900: the magazine of the turn-of-the-century design, 'Evolution of a movement: the Arts & Crafts in Australia', pg. 40-45, New Jersey, Nov 2001, 42 (colour illus.), 43.

Exhibition history (5)

Fourth Annual Exhibition, Arts and Crafts Society of NSW, Apr 1912 -

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

Bats, Australian Museum, Sydney, 25 Sep 1999–28 Feb 2000

Social riches: the Society of Arts & Crafts of New South Wales 1906-2006, Manly Art Gallery and Museum, Sydney, 28 Jul 2006–03 Sep 2006

Glorious Days: Australia 1913, National Museum of Australia, Canberra, 07 Mar 2013–13 Oct 2013

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