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.Women Make Their Mark Ann Calhoun ... a silver and enamel bracelet, a silver spoon, a silver and turquoise matrix muff chain and ring, a silver and pearl blister spoon, silver and black enamel studs and silver and black enamel earrings.
|Title||:||The Arts & Crafts Movement in New Zealand, 1870-1940|
|Publisher||:||Auckland University Press - 2000-01-01|