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Design for presentation to Queen Elizabeth
1927

Medium
pencil
Measurements
20.1 × 14.7 cm (comp.) 43.2 × 53.0 cm (sheet)
Inscription
inscribed in pencil u.l.: Box is to be 20" square, / with design placed centrally, / - / My baby had a lovely time / scribbling on this sheet this morning - the villain!
inscribed in pencil u.c.: central line.
inscribed in pencil u.r.: for Arts & Crafts Society / Design for / F. Derham / Note Box to contain / the infant's dress / embroidered by Florence Whitney (Whitne underlined) / for presentation (for presentat underlined) / to the Queen Elizabeth / for her daughter / Queen Elizabeth II / F Derham (Derham underlined) / 22/6/1972
inscribed in pencil c.r.: N.B. / The Infant's dress / was designed and (and underlined) embroidered by / Florence Whitney / on finest sheer linen / This was the present from the Arts Crafts Society of Victoria ordered / by the Committee. / F.W.
Accession Number
P35-1988
Department
Australian Prints & Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Mr Richard Hodgson Derham, 1988
© Estate of Frances Derham
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display