Embroidery Sample - Broderie Cornely, Bird, Framed Reg. No: SH 942216
- This embroidery sample was designed and manufactured in France by Broderie Cornely. The sample was framed and used as decoration at Prue Acton P/L in Melbourne. Broderie Cornely embroidery featured in some of Prue Acton's designs.
- Broderie Cornelli embroidery sample in cream painted wooden frame . Sample is gold, blue, green, silver and brown coloured stitching in the shape of a bird-like creature on a base of beige silk. Frame is glass fronted and back support is attached by metal tacks. Picture wire at back is attached to two metal hanging clips.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
|Dimensions:||28.00 cm (Height), 2.00 cm (Width), 20.00 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||clothing, fashion, fashion design, fashion industry, women s clothing, making history - prue acton|
|Themes this item is part of:||Clothing & Textiles Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection|
|Primary Classification:||COMMERCE & RETAILING|
|Secondary Classification:||Clothing & Fashion|
|Inscriptions:||Printed on paper mount at front: BRODERIE CORNELY|
|Manufacturer:||Broderie Creation Cornely Paris, France|
|User:||Prue Acton Pty. Ltd. (and/or Contractors), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, by 1990|
|References:||RMIT Collection, particularly Cornelli sample book|