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Human Dress Clutch x Del Kathryn Barton
Third Drawer Down Studio in collaboration with Archibald prize winning artist Del Kathryn Barton present their new collection 'constant wonder'. Featuring various works highlighting the artist's connection with nature, the female form and colour this truly is a collection celebrating women. The human dress clutch is named after the artwork it's taken from and is the ultimate way to incorporate art into your look. It's beautiful detailing and detachable strap make it versatile and bold, just how fashion should be.
About the Artist
Del Kathryn Barton is widely recognised as one of Australia's leading figurative painters of her generation. Barton graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the College of Fine Arts at the University of New South Wales in 1993, where she was subsequently employed as a lecturer in drawing. Barton's decorative, highly detailed paintings are known for their vibrant, figurative imagery, combining traditional painting techniques with contemporary design and illustrative styles. Barton's pictures present a world where everything is fecund and alive. No part of the picture plane is without adornment, and no figure or creature is less charmed than any other. Using a mixture of materials, including synthetic polymer paint, gouache, watercolour, pen and often glitter and sequins, she embroiders her world. Barton's transfigurations throw us off balance, as does her giddy sense of colour and scale. Her work is unashamedly female and her palette kaleidoscopic. Obsessive patterning and fragile heroines revive memories of childhood.
Materials + care instructions
-Applique PU leather clutch purse
-Pink stitching detail and detachable wrist strap
- Dimensions: 17cm x 20cm (6.6" x 7.8")
-Packaged in a beautiful gift box
Third Drawer Down was founded in Melbourne, Australia in 2003, as a project producing limited edition artist tea towels as prints-on-linen. Third Drawer Down has grown into a global business, companies in Australia and United States (fall 2018), and has collaborated with some of the world's most influential contemporary artists. Making home wares and gifts with an uncompromising dedication to artistic integrity, functionality and accessibility is at the core of the company's ethos.
We ship worldwide! Standard Shipping within Australia is sent by Australia Post Parcel Post service. There is an option at checkout of choosing to send by Express Post with a higher freight rate. Larger parcels will be sent with Fastway Couriers. International orders are sent via FedEx at a flat rate of $35 (under 2kg). We ship it, we ship it good!