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Collection

Eva E. Benson

(Australia 23 Mar 1875 – 1949)

Title
Psyche
Place of origin
LondonEngland
Year
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
Location
19th c Australian art
Bibliography (7)

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.

Exhibition history (3)

Early Australian scupture: from its beginnings up to circa 1920, Art Gallery of Ballarat, Ballarat, 15 Mar 1977

Australian sculpture 1890-1919, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Jan 1987–22 Feb 1987

Stampede of the Lower Gods: Classical Mythology in Australian Art 1890's-1930's, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 19 Oct 1989–26 Nov 1989