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Mathias suite
(1906-1907)

Medium
Black Bean (Castanospermum australe), (other materials)
Measurements
(a) 125.4 × 127.6 × 226.0 cm (bed)
(b) 222.9 × 233.0 × 59.7 cm (wardrobe)
(c) 176.0 × 137.8 × 64.8 cm (wardrobe)
(d) 172.7 × 137.5 × 53.5 cm (dressing table)
(e) 129.5 × 108.6 × 52.1 cm (wash stand)
(f) 144.0 × 124.5 × 218.4 cm (bed)
Place/s of Execution
South Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria
Inscription
(a-f) stamped in ink on internal or secondary surface: ROBT PRENZEL, / CITY ROAD, / SOUTH MELBOURNE. / EUROPEAN LABOUR ONLY
(a) carved on frieze of headboard: KUUMPEENYANG-O
(f) carved on frieze of headboard: KUUMBEE-AN
Accession Number
D74.a-f-1972
Department
Australian Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1972
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Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Purchased, 1972 D74.a-f-1972