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Helge LARSEN

Copenhagen, Denmark born 1929

  • to Australia 1961

Darani LEWERS

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1936

Harbour Bridge pendant 1974 Place made: Seaforth, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: jewellery, silver, acrylic

Primary Insc: stamped on reverse: 'HDL' within a square/'AUSTRALIA'/'STERLING'/'H & DL'
Dimensions: length 41.0 h cm pendant 7.4 h x 5.8 w
Acknowledgement: Crafts Board Collection donated by the Australia Council 1982
Accession No: NGA 82.469
Subject: Collection: The Crafts Board of Australia Council collection of Australian and International decorative and design arts, acquired 1982.

In their jewellery Helge Larsen and Darani Lewers sought to combine iconic Australian urban images, such as the Sydney Harbour Bridge, with fluid forms reflecting their Scandinavian background and training.


Text © National Gallery of Australia, Canberra