Women who toiled / designed and printed by the Womens Domestic Needlework Group..

By: Women's Domestic Needlework GroupContributor(s): McMahon, Marie, 1953- | Phoenix, Frances, 1950-2017 | Earthworks Poster CollectiveSydney, N.S.W. : Women's Domestic Needlework Group, 1979Description: 1 poster : colour ; 79 x 51 cmContent type: still image, text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: sheetSubject(s): Lace and lace making -- History -- Australia -- Posters | Needlework -- Australia -- Posters | Women -- Employment -- Posters | Women textile workers -- New South Wales -- Posters | Posters, AustralianOnline resources: Thumbnail | Click here to access online Summary: Features three central images in brown of women spinning or working lace, with panels of lace in pale blue and buff to the sides and a block of text at the foot.
List(s) this item appears in: "Women's work"
Holdings
Item type Current library Call number Copy number Status Date due Barcode
Poster Poster Jessie Street National Women's Library
P 1089 (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available for reference in the library (Available for research in the library) 96089
Poster Duplicate Poster Duplicate Jessie Street National Women's Library
P DUP 1089 (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 2 Available for reference in the library (Available for research in the library) 90017

"Poster one in a series of ten posters designed and printed by the Women's Domestic Needlework Group, Sydney 1979. Assisted by the Crafts Board, Australia Council." The NSW Art Gallery record for this poster credits it to Marie McMahon.
The posters were designed for the exhibition 'The D'oyley Show' at the Watters Gallery, Sydney in 1979. People involved in the production of the posters included Marie McMahon, Frances Phoenix, Earthworks Poster Collective and Tin Sheds Art Workshop.
The Library holds a copy of the catalogue for the exhibition.

Features three central images in brown of women spinning or working lace, with panels of lace in pale blue and buff to the sides and a block of text at the foot.

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