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Collection

Bernice E. Edwell

(England, Australia 1880 – 1962)

Title
The peacock's feather
Alternative title:
Miniature
Year
1915
Media categories
Miniature, Watercolour
Materials used
watercolour & opaque white on ivory
Dimensions

9.8h x 7.5 cm width

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. brown watercolour, "B.EDWELL/ 1915".
Credit
Purchased 1916
Accession number
48
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Australian Society of Miniature Art Tasmania Inc, Miniature art of Australia: past and present, 'A brief history of miniature art in Australia', pg. 13-39, Sandy Bay, 2000, 28 (colour illus.).

Joan Kerr (Editor), Heritage: The national women's art book, Sydney, 1995, 27 (illus. colour). cat.no 40; Entry by Joan Kerr. Biography by Joan Kerr pp346-347.

Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. not paginated, cat.no. 467 'Group of miniatures', no. 7

Jackie Menzies, Project 24: Cicadas and gumnuts - the Society of Arts and Crafts 1906-1935, Sydney, 1978. cat.no. 28; Collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales

Exhibition history (3)

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

Review: works by women from the permanent collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 08 Mar 1995–04 Jun 1995

Australian and European miniatures from the Collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 31 Jan 2005–22 Apr 2005