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Title

Mary Turner

1926


Artist

Rayner Hoff

United Kingdom, Australia

1894 - 1937


Details


Other Titles

Portrait mask of Mrs Turner

Mask

Mask in bronze


Date

1926


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

bronze, marble


Dimensions

23.0 x 17.3 x 14.0 head; 33.0 x 17.4 x 14.0 cm overall :

a - head; 23 x 17.3 x 14 cm

b - base; 10.3 x 9.1 x 8.9 cm


Signature & date

Signed l.r. cheek, incised "... G.RAYNER.HOFF". Dated l.l. chin, incised "1926".


Credit

Purchased 1935


Location

Not on display


Accession number

6334.a-b


Artist information

Rayner Hoff

Works in the collection

13


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Deborah Edwards, 'This vital flesh': the sculpture of Rayner Hoff and his school, 'Australia, the new Greece: the body as nation', pg. 30-51, Sydney, 1999, 40 (illus.), 102.

Sydney Ure Smith (Editor), Art of Australia 1788-1941, New York, 1941, 49. cat.no. 133; titled 'Mask'

Sydney Ure Smith and Leon Gellert (Editors), Art in Australia [series 3, no. 60], Sydney, Aug 1935, 44 (illus.). titled 'Mask in bronze'

Kenneth Wilkinson (Editor), Art in Australia [series 3, no. 70], Sydney, Mar 1938, 68 (illus.). titled 'Mask in bronze'