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Title

Hankerchief box with cicada and gum leaf design

(circa 1914)


Artist

Gertrude Stewart King

Australia

19th century -


Details


Other Title

Box with cicada decoration


Date

(circa 1914)


Media category

Woodwork


Materials used

carved wood


Dimensions

11.6 x 19.8 x 20.0 cm


Credit

Purchased 1914


Accession number

2351


Artist information

Gertrude Stewart King

Works in the collection

2


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Deborah Edwards and Alisa de Torres, Australian decorative arts, Sydney, 1991, 20. cat.no. 83

Jackie Menzies, Project 24: Cicadas and gumnuts - the Society of Arts and Crafts 1906-1935, Sydney, 1978. cat.no. 59; titled 'Box with cicada decoration'; Collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales