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Title

Tankard with frilled lizard, insect and gumleaf design

(circa 1906-circa 1908)


Artist

Elizabeth Söderberg

Denmark, Australia

- 1939


Details


Date

(circa 1906-circa 1908)


Media category

Metalwork


Materials used

beaten copper with chased and repoussé decoration


Dimensions

39.5h x 13.7 cm diam of base


Credit

Gift of the Society of Arts and Crafts of NSW 1939


Location

Not on display


Accession number

6919


Artist information

Elizabeth Söderberg

Works in the collection

9


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Deborah Edwards and Alisa de Torres, Australian decorative arts, Sydney, 1991, 21 (colour illus.), 22. cat.no. 89

Gillian McCracken, Social riches: the Society of Arts and Crafts of New South Wales 1906-2006, Manly, 2006, 10 (colour illus.), 41.

Jackie Menzies, Project 24: Cicadas and gumnuts - the Society of Arts and Crafts 1906-1935, Sydney, 1978. cat.no. 103; Collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales