Little Bird Brooch

£12.99 Inc. VAT

This divine Little Bird Brooch is a great present for bird lovers

Ceramic

The design derived from the magnificent ‘Willowood Piano‘ painted by Phoebe Traquair in 1910, which is on permanent display at the National Museum of Scotland

Made in Cornwall

Presented in a card gift box

Phoebe Traquair (1852 – 1936) was a contemporary of Charles Rennie Mackintosh, an Irish born artist who achieved international recognition for her role in the Arts and Crafts Movement in Scotland, as an illlustrator, painter and embroiderer.  In 1920 she became the first woman elected to the Royal Scottish Academy

Phoebe Traquair painted the famous Willowood piano in 1910, now on display in the National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh

In 1909 Sir Robert Lorimer was commissioned by the industrialist, Frank Tennant to design a bespoke case for his Steinway piano. The casing was undertaken by Scott Morton & Co in Edinburgh but the painting was by Phoebe Traquair

Approx size 4 cm wide

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