as an historical art motif
Drawn largely from the collection of the Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences (now the Power House Museum), Sydney, based on the publications:
- R.T.Baker (1915) 'The Australian Flora in Applied Art, Part 1, The Waratah', Sydney.
- Margaret Betteridge (1979) 'Australian Flora in Art, from the Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences, Sydney', Sun Books, South Melbourne.
See also the Waratah as the NSW floral emblem.