The peacock's feather
Bernice E. Edwell
1880 - 1962
watercolour & opaque white on ivory
9.8h x 7.5 cm width
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. brown watercolour, "B.EDWELL/ 1915".
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
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
Referenced in 4 publications
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, Hobart, 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