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An image of The garden bench by Rupert Bunny

Rupert Bunny

(Australia, France 29 Sep 1864 – 25 May 1947)

The garden bench
(circa 1915)
Media category
Materials used
oil on canvas

72.5 x 60.0 cm stretcher; 82.7 x 70.1 x 6.4 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.l. corner, grey oil "Rupert CW Bunny". Not dated.
Purchased 1923
Accession number
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Deborah Edwards, Rupert Bunny: artist in Paris, 'From fin de siécle to belle époque', pg. 31- 101., Sydney, 2009. General reference

William Splatt and Barbara Burton, 100 masterpieces of Australian painting, Adelaide, 1973, 122, 123 (colour illus.). plate no. 58

David Thomas, Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Rupert Bunny', pg. 550-575, Sydney, Oct 1970, 554, 563 (illus.).

Trustees of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, One hundred years of Australian art, Sydney, circa 1945. 19

Exhibition history (2)

One hundred years of Australian art, Exhibition Venue Unknown, 1945–1946

Rupert Bunny Retrospective (1968), Newcastle Region Art Gallery, Newcastle, 31 Jul 1968–03 Sep 1968