Florence Broadhurst Her Secret and Extraordinary Lives


This deluxe edition of Helen O'Neill's award-winning book is a must for lovers of design. With stunning full-page prints of Florence Broadhurst's distinctive fabric and wallpaper designs, together with gorgeous photographs of interiors from around the world using her amazing patterns, this is a beautiful book you will want to treasure. Florence Broadhurst led an extraordinary and eccentric life. She was born in 1899 to a farming family in rural Queensland and by 25 she had toured across Asia with a part in a saucy vaudeville troop. After decades abroad, she returned to Australia at age 50, claiming to be an aristocratic English woman. She spent the ensuing years painting landscapes before moving on to portraits read more

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ISBN:

9781742700595

Format:

Hardback

Pages:

288

Dimensions:

28cm x 24cm

RRP:

$65.00

Category:

Biography and Memoir , Art and Photography

Publisher:

Hardie Grant Books

Published:

01 April 2011

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Helen O'Neill