D'oyley with flannel flower design Design for d'oyley with flannel flower design
19th century -
embroidered linen ink on paper
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".
Not on display
Shown in 2 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
Flora and Fauna - Australian Decorative Art from the Gallery's Collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 20 Apr 1998–20 Jun 1998
Referenced in 2 publications
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