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Gothic chair
1907

Medium
Black Bean (Castanospermum australe)
Measurements
136.5 × 57.7 × 42.0 cm
Inscription
incised under seat: DESIGNED AND CARVED BY ANNIE E. BEAL For the 1st WOMANS WORK EXHIBITION/'Varna'/LORNE/VICTORIA/Held in MELBOURNE Nov. 1907.
inscribed in ink on paper label at back of front seat rail: Fine Art (...illeg.) / Australian Ex(...illeg.)on of Womans Work / Melbou(...illeg.)907 / Exhibitors Name Miss Annie Beal / full address 'Varna' Lorne / (...illeg.) carved chair (in Bean Wood) (...illeg.)
Accession Number
D44-1985
Department
Australian Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Josephine Kenrick, 1985
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Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Gothic chair, back uprights carved foliated scrolls, secure plain top rail and its scrolled cresting.