Kōrero: Furniture

Victorian decoration (2 o 3)

Victorian decoration

By the late Victorian and early Edwardian era, middle- and upper-class domestic interiors included many objects. This was in part to showcase their owners' fine taste and high social status. In this case the number and concentration of objects has probably been deliberately organised for the camera.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, W. A. Collis Collection
Reference: 1/1-006598-G
Photograph by W. A. Collis

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.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

William Cottrell, 'Furniture - Furniture in the home', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/37478/victorian-decoration (accessed 4 October 2022)

He kōrero nā William Cottrell, i tāngia i te 5 Sep 2013