Olave Deacon was an architect in New Plymouth. He was also a keen wood carver and taught wood carving.
Collection comprises of a set of six designs for wood carving by Olave Deacon produced c. 1900.
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1. Acorn on branch with leaves. Drawn on reverse of 'Olave Deacon, Architect, Teacher of Wodd Carving, New Plymouth 190_' letterhead.
2. Finger pointing hand.
3. Carved Māori face.
4. Daisy plant with flowers and leaves.
5. Chestnut tree with circular detail including peacock and flowers.
7. Designs for Wood Carving. Including various flowers and birds. Stamped 'Olave Deacon, Architect, New Plymouth'.