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Author O'Brien, Siobhan, 1971-

Title A Life By Design : The art and lives of Florence Broadhurst.

Published Sydney : Allen & Unwin, 2004.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (289 pages)
polychrome rdacc
Contents Cover -- Title page -- Contents -- Foreword -- Preface -- 1 Murder 1977 -- 2 Growing up 1899-1922 -- 3 The Orient 1922-1927 -- 4 Return home 1927 -- 5 London 1927-1949 -- 6 Sydney 1949-1958 -- 7 Wallpaper and trucking 1959-1969 -- 8 The Final Years 1970-1977 -- Epilogue -- Pic section -- Acknowledgements -- Bibliography.
Summary Florence Broadhurst, the one-time chanteuse of Shanghai, Bond Street salon owner, world-renowned wallpaper designer and Sydney socialite lived a life steeped in subterfuge and deception. Here for the first time we get a glimpse at the fascinating woman behind the hand-printed brocades.
Notes Description based on publisher supplied metadata and other sources.
Local Note Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2018. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Subject Artists, Aboriginal Australian.
Broadhurst, Florence.
Textile designers.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9781741152364 (electronic bk.)