This is a study of the Arts and Crafts movement in New Zealand and in particular of the role and contribution of women. The work uncovers a number of gifted artistic talents and a wide range of beautiful and unusual works mostly still in private hands. It explores drawing, textile design, bookbinding, metalwork, jewellery, wood carving and embroidery. attention to the influential figures and showing how the artistic talents of women were encouraged and developed.9, 149; NZAFA exhibition catalogue cover (1900) 80 King, Manha 28; Phormium tenax 26 Kingsford, Florence 141; illumination Ml La Trobe. .... 205 n95, Florence Kingsford illumination 141; George Pitkethly in 127- 8; James Cowan on 120; Walter Crane frieze 121; William ... of 83; modelling introduced 95; name change 36; Nelson Isaac assistant 130; poster exhibition (1899) 78; prospectus cover 68 anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Arts & Crafts Movement in New Zealand, 1870-1940|
|Publisher||:||Auckland University Press - 2000-01-01|