Frances DERHAM

Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1894 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1987

  • Aotearoa New Zealand, Ireland c.1903-06

Designs for buttons: a button for button day (1911) Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in black pencil, pen and black ink with brush and watercolour and gouache Support: handmade paper

Primary Insc: signed lower right in black pencil, 'F. Anderson'. not dated. inscribed lower left in black pencil, 'Designs for buttons / orders taken / prices according / to size and material'. inscribed lower right in black pencil, 'A button for button day'.
Dimensions: sight 25.0 h x 35.0 w cm sheet 28.4 h x 39.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1981
Accession No: NGA 81.3067
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Melbourne, February 1981.