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Collection

GWL Hirst

(Australia 24 May 1868 – 1965)

Title
Head of an old man
Year
1923
Media category
Sculpture
Materials used
plaster
Dimensions

59.5 x 33.3 x 29.5 cm:

base; 17.7 x 18.2 cm; plaster base attached to work - information for display purposes only

Signature & date
Signed and dated back of left shoulder, incised "GWL HIRST / 1923"
Credit
Gift of the artist 1942
Accession number
7171
Location
Not on display
Further information

This sculpture won the Wynne Prize in 1923 and was acquired by the Gallery in 1942

Bibliography (1)

Helen Campbell, Wynne centenary 1897-1997: a selection of past winners from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 1997. not paginated