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Book - Ballarat Technical Art School Art History Books, 1931

From the Collection of Federation University Australia Historical Collection (Geoffrey Blainey Research Centre) Federation University Australia, Mt Helen Campus Federation University Australia E.J. Barker Library (top floor) Mount Helen Victoria

Description
Two books containing student notes and drawing relating to courses at the Ballarat techncial Art School in 1931. The work was undertaken by Edith Curnow.

.1) - Foolscap red covered book on Historic Ornament. Includes History of Ornament, Egyptian Ornament, Assyrian Ornament; Greek Ornament, Roman Ornament, Pompeian Ornament, Byzantine, Romanesque Ornament, Norman, Decorated Gothic, Perpendicular Gothic, Renaissance.

.2) Green quarto book on Historic Ornament Part 2: Costume. The work includes Egyptian Costume, Greek Costume, Roman Costume, Richard I, Crusades, Edward III, Charles I, Charles II, George II.
Size
Foolscap and Quarto
Object Registration
15580
Keywords
ballarat school of mines, ballarat technical art school, art history, edith lawn, edith curnow, val lawn, val d'angri, curnow, lawn, ornament, costume., ballarat technical art school library, artists workbook, journal
Historical information
Edith Curnow was born in Ballarat and as an eighteen year old first attended the Ballarat School of Mines Technical Art School.

After marrying she taught at the Ballarat Technical Art School as Edith Lawn.

Her Daughter, Valda Lawn (later D'Angri) also attended and taught at the School.
When Made
1931
Made By
Edith Curnow (Maker)
Last updated
1 May 2020 at 10:21PM