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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1894 – 1982

Design for furniture (Bedroom setting) 1935 Place made: Surrey Hills, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, ephemera, graphite; ink; paper; watercolour drawing in black pencil, watercolour and pen and ink Support: paper mounted on cardboard

Primary Insc: Signed, dated and inscribed l.l., pencil 'Original design by/Miss M. Porrnett/ Studio - 22 Grovedale R. Surrey Hills, Melb/ Jan. 1935'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed l.c., pencil 'Double cabinet with side (draws 3' high)/ 18' high. Blue band divides 2 cupboards/ width in front 12/ space between bed 9'. Inscribed l.r., pencil 'space between 5'3'/ beds 3' x 3'6'/ Foot 2'6' high/Top 3'6' high/Shelf 6'wide'.
Dimensions: sheet 19.4 h x 30.0 w cm backing 26.5 h x 35.8 w cm sight 20.2 h x 30.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Murray Walker, 1985.
Accession No: NGA 85.1749
Subject: Archival (Decorative Arts and Design)