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An image of Fat man by Daphne Mayo

Daphne Mayo

(Australia 01 Oct 1895 – 31 Jul 1982)

Title
Fat man
Other titles:
The Fat Man
Year
1940
Media category
Sculpture
Materials used
bronze
Dimensions

29.0 x 9.8 x 15.0

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1941
Accession number
7183.a-b
Copyright
© AGNSW
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Judith McKay, Daphne Mayo: let there be sculpture, 'A monumental career', pg. 16-33, Brisbane, 2011, 23, 26, 27 (colour illus.), 29, 82. NOTE: this cast is not from the collection of the AGNSW but from the QAG; pg. 26 features a colour illus. of an ink preparatory drawing (1938) for Fat man held in the Fryer Library, Queensland; the illustration on pg. 29 shows 'Fat man' on display in the 'Three sculptors' exhibition, David Jones Gallery, Sydney, 1946.

Sydney Ure Smith (Editor), Present day art in Australia, Sydney, 1949, 39 (colour illus.). titled 'The Fat Man'

Exhibition history (1)

Review: works by women from the permanent collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 08 Mar 1995–04 Jun 1995