Picture, Bird on a Kowhai Branch; McLean, Margaret; 1924; WW.1986.683

Name/Title

Picture, Bird on a Kowhai Branch

About this object

This picture, made in 1924 by Mrs. Margaret McLean (nee Yorke) of Winton, has been constructed from chocolate wrapping paper cut to shape and stuck onto the black background. The finer detailing such as the eyes and feet have been picked out in black ink.

Maker

McLean, Margaret

Maker Role

Artist

Date Made

1924

Period

1920s

Medium and Materials

inorganic, processed materials, glass
organic, processed materials, vegetal, paper, cardboard
organic, processed material, vegetal, paper, metallic paper
organic, vegetal, processed materials, jute, jute string

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Winton

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten in black ink on reverse 'WW 86 683'

Measurements

h 310 mm x w 255 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Art and Design

Object Type

artworks

Object number

WW.1986.683

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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