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An image of Leather blotter with gum flower, leaf and nut design by Edith Sansom

Edith Sansom

(Australia late 19th century – )

Title
Leather blotter with gum flower, leaf and nut design
Other titles:
Blotter with gumnut design
Year
(circa 1914)
Media category
Leatherwork
Materials used
hand tooled leather with repoussé decoration and stitched edges
Dimensions

30.9h x 28.2 cm width

Signature & date
Signed l.r. "ETS" [monogram]
Credit
Purchased 1914
Accession number
2323a
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Deborah Edwards and Alisa de Torres, Australian decorative arts, Sydney, 1991, 17. cat.no. 73

Jackie Menzies, Project 24: Cicadas and Gumnuts -The Society of Arts and Crafts 1906-1935, Sydney, 1978. cat.no. 100; titled "Blotter with gumnut design"; Collection of the 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