Good Reading : July 2006
JULY 2006 ı goodreading 47 coffee table Florence Broadhurst: her secret & extraordinary lives by Helen O’Neill is published by Hardie Grant Books, rrp $60.00 Images reproduced courtesy of Signature Prints and Hardie Grant Books unless otherwise credited. Exotic Birds, created by pressing paint through five handcrafted silk- screens. Tudor Floral printed on Mylar. Solar, here in its blue, black and white form, is a seventies disco classic. Broadhurst’s retro classic Horses Stampede. Japanese Floral, one of Broadhurst’s most popular designs. A black and white print of Japanese Floral, an essay in opulent simplicity. Broadhurst photographed outside her factory and showroom with her chief assistant, Cathy Asimus, in 1968.