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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1894 – 1982

Design for furniture (Design for wardrobe, dressing table and stool) 1935 Place made: Surrey Hills, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, ephemera, cardboard; coloured pencil; graphite; paper drawing in black pencil and colour pencils Support: paper mounted on cardboard

Primary Insc: Signed, dated and inscribed u.r., pencil 'Original design by M Pornett/ Jan 1935'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed l.c., pencil 'Wardrobe ; drsg. tble/ d. stool'. Inscribed on cardboard l.c., pencil 'Suggestion for Furniture 1931 MP'. Inscribed verso c., pencil 'June 1935/ Miss MPornett/ 22 Grovedale Rd. Surrey Hills E10/ Melb Victoria'.
Dimensions: sheet 34.4 h x 27.8 w cm backing 41.2 h x 34.0 w cm sight 40.6 h x 33.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Murray Walker, 1985.
Accession No: NGA 85.1750
Subject: Archival (Decorative Arts and Design)