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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, 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.

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.

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