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Title

The peacock's feather

1915


Artist

Bernice E. Edwell

England, Australia

1880 - 1962


Details


Alternative title

Miniature


Date

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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

48


Artist information

Bernice E. Edwell

Works in the collection

7


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


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