Curtain frieze with waratah, thistle, clover and rose motif
Madelaine E King
late 19th century -
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
Flora and Fauna - Australian Decorative Art from the Gallery's Collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 20 Apr 1998–20 Jun 1998
State of the Waratah, S.H. Ervin Gallery, The Rocks, 01 Sep 2000–08 Oct 2000
Referenced in 3 publications
Margaret Betteridge, State of the waratah: the floral emblem of New South Wales in legend, art and industry, 'A sisterhood of queens', pg. 42-43, Sydney, 2000, 42 (colour illus.).
Deborah Edwards and Unknown, Australian decorative arts, Sydney, 1991, cover (colour illus.) 26. cat.no. 127. Note that this object is illustrated on the back cover of this publiciation .
Jackie Menzies, Project 24: Cicadas and gumnuts - the Society of Arts and Crafts 1906-1935, Sydney, 1978. cat.no. 61; titled 'Curtain frieze'; Collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales