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Title

D'oyley with eucalypt design Design for d'oyley with eucalypt design

1919


Artist

Muriel Cornish

Australia

1893 - 13 Jul 1945


Details


Date

1919


Media categories

Textile , Drawing


Materials used

embroided linen ink on paper


Dimensions

58.0 x 81.5 cm overall [mount] :

a - design drawing, 20 x 20 cm, image (irreg.)

b - d'oyley, 19.5 x 19.5 cm, d'oyley (irreg.)

a - design drawing, 21 x 21 cm, sight

b - d'oyley, 21 x 21 cm, sight

a - design drawing, 26 x 25.1 cm, sheet

b - d'oyley, 25.4 x 74 cm, support Note that this d'oyley is adhered to the same support


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1922


Location

Not on display


Accession number

1302.a-b


Artist information

Muriel Cornish

Works in the collection

8


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Deborah Edwards and Alisa de Torres, Australian decorative arts, Sydney, 1991, 25 (illus.). cat.no. 114 & 115

Jackie Menzies, Project 24: Cicadas and gumnuts - the Society of Arts and Crafts 1906-1935, Sydney, 1978. cat.no. 25; titled 'Three d'oyley's with Christmas bells, waratah and eucalypt designs'; Collection of Art Gallery of New South Wales