Story: Ashton-Warner, Sylvia Constance

At her typewriter, about 1968

At her typewriter, about 1968

Sylvia Ashton-Warner sits at her typewriter in this staged photograph by H. G. du Faur. She liked the dramatic, and portraits of her often reflect this.

Using this item

Alexander Turnbull Library, Sylvia Ashton-Warner Collection
Reference: PAColl-2522-1-20
by H. G. du Faur

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

How to cite this page:

Sue Middleton. 'Ashton-Warner, Sylvia Constance', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2010. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 8 August 2022)