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Feathers of the Gods: The Art of the Collection

An Artificial Curiosity
This Sarah Stone watercolour depicts a woven basket, one of the ‘artificial curiosities’ in the Leverian Museum. ‘Artificial curiosities’ became known as ‘artefacts’; they were often useful household articles that were also artistic creations of rare beauty... read more.

 

Creator:
Sarah Stone
Rights:
© Australian Museum

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