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An image of Madonna by Bertram Mackennal

Bertram Mackennal

(Australia, England, France 12 Jun 1863 – 10 Oct 1931)

Title
Madonna
Other titles:
Virgin
Head of a saint
Year
(circa 1906)
Media category
Sculpture
Materials used
marble head
Dimensions

35.5 x 38.0 x 25.0 cm

Signature & date
Signed back of base, incised "B MacKennal". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1926
Accession number
767
Location
19th c Australian art
Bibliography (4)

Deborah Edwards., Australian sculpture 1890-1919, 'Australian sculpture 1890-1919', Sydney, 1987. no catalogue numbers

Deborah Edwards, Bertram Mackennal: Catalogue raisonné, Sydney, 2007, (colour illus.). Artworks: Sculpture: 1900s

Deborah Edwards, Bertram Mackennal: the fifth Balnaves Foundation Sculpture Project, ‘Adaptability and versatility’: Bertram Mackennal – an overview’, pg. 15-82, Sydney, 2007, 6 (colour illus., detail), 49, 51 (colour illus.).

Deborah Edwards, Look, 'Bertram Mackennal', pg. 24-26, Newtown, May 2007, 24 (colour illus., detail).

Exhibition history (4)

Exhibition of bronzes by Sir Bertram Mackennal K.C.V.O, Macquarie Galleries, Sydney, 07 Oct 1926–20 Oct 1926

Australian sculpture 1890-1919, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Jan 1987–22 Feb 1987

Australian icons: twenty artists from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Aug 2000–03 Dec 2000

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