Skip to content

Collection

All

Search

Australian art

View More:


Title

Psyche

circa 1919


Artist

Eva E. Benson

Australia

23 Mar 1875 - 1949


Details


Place where the work was made

London England


Date

circa 1919


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

bronze


Dimensions

81.0 x 33.0 x 47.5 cm :

base; 4.9 x 46.2 x 33.2 cm; information for display purposes only - attached to base


Credit

Purchased 1924


Accession number

141


Wynne Prize

- 1922


Artist information

Eva E. Benson

Works in the collection

2


Place

Where the work was made
London

Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 7 publications

Bibliography


Deborah Edwards., Australian sculpture 1890-1919, 'Australian sculpture 1890-1919', Sydney, 1987. no catalogue numbers

Deborah Edwards, Stampede of the Lower Gods: Classical Mythology in Australian Art, Sydney, Sep 1989, 64.

Deborah Edwards, Daphne Wallace, Margo Neale, Victoria Lynn and Sandra Byron, Review: works by women from the permanent collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1995.

Noel Hutchinson, Early Australian sculpture, from its beginnings up to circa 1920, Ballarat, 1977, illus.. cat.no. 5

Joan Kerr (Editor), Heritage: The national women's art book, Sydney, 1995, 223 (colour illus.), 224. cat.no. 379. Entry by Annette Larkin and Deborah Edwards. Biography by Annette Larkin pg. 311-312.

Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. cat.no. 57 [Sculpture in Gallery No. 1]

Ken Scarlett, Australian Sculptors, Melbourne, 1980, 58 (illus.), 59.