Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1894
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1987
- Aotearoa New Zealand, Ireland c.1903-06
The blue bird: embroidery designs
1916 Description: Three embroidery designs for child's dress
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique:
drawings, drawing in black pencil, pen and ink, brush and ink and watercolour Support: papere
Primary Insc: Signed lower right in black pencil, 'Frankie Anderson'.
Dated lower right, coloured black pencil, '1916'.
Inscribed lower left in black pencil, 'Embroidery design / for child's dress / 'The blue bird' '.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed centre left in black pencil, 'Yoke design (front)'.
Inscribed centre right in black pencil, 'Yoke design (back)'.
Inscribed lower right in black pencil, 'Piece for belt (back)'.
image 24.5 h x 34.2 w cm sheet 27.6 h x 36.4 w cm
: Purchased 1981 Accession No
: NGA 81.23
- Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Melbourne, February 1981.