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Title

W.C. Wentworth, Sydney


Artist

Thomas Woolner

United Kingdom, Australia

1825 - 1892


About

The subject of this bronze portrait medallion is William Charles Wentworth (1790-1872).


Details


Date

1854


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

bronze medallion


Dimensions

22.9 cm diam.


Signature & date

Signed and dated lower c., incised "T. Woolner. Sc 1854".


Credit

Purchased 1897


Accession number

1203


Artist information

Thomas Woolner

Works in the collection

3


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Deborah Edwards, Presence & absence: portrait sculpture in Australia, Canberra, 2003, 18, 19 (colour illus.), 88. cat.no. 95

Barry Pearce, The artist and the patron - aspects of Colonial art in New South Wales, Sydney, 1988, 46 (illus.), 48.