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Collection

Bertha Maxwell

(Australia 19th century – )

Title
D'oyley with flannel flower design Design for d'oyley with flannel flower design
Year
1923
Media categories
Textile, Drawing
Materials used
embroidered linen ink on paper
Dimensions

69.0 x39.4 cm overall [mount]:

a - design drawing; 20.5 cm; diam.

b - d`oyley; 19.5 cm; diam.

a - design drawing; 24 x 24 cm; sight

b - d`oyley; 24 x 24 cm; sight

a - design drawing; 28 x 28 cm; sheet

b - d`oyley; 28.2 x 28.2 cm; sheet

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. [design drawing, part b] "Bertha Maxwell / 1923".
Credit
Purchased 1923
Accession number
2337.a-b
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Deborah Edwards and Alisa de Torres, Australian decorative arts, Sydney, 1991, 27. cat.no. 132 & cat.no. 133

Jackie Menzies, Project 24: Cicadas and Gumnuts -The Society of Arts and Crafts 1906-1935, Sydney, 1978. cat.no. 71; titled 'D'oyley 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