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An image of Motherhood by Bertram Mackennal

Bertram Mackennal

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

Title
Motherhood
Other titles:
The mother
Year
(circa 1909)
Media category
Sculpture
Materials used
bronze group
Dimensions

93.0 x 34.0 x 37.0 cm

Credit
Bequest of Henry Austin 1949
Accession number
8173
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (5)

Deborah Edwards, Bertram Mackennal: the fifth Balnaves Foundation Sculpture Project, 'Adaptability and versatility’: Bertram Mackennal – an overview', pg. 15-82, Sydney, 2007, 9 (detail, colour illus.), 68, 72 (detail, colour illus.), 74, 116, 118.

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: Sculptures: 1900s

Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. cat.no. 48; bronze lent by Mrs Austin

Macquarie Galleries, Exhibition of bronzes by Sir Bertram Mackennal K.C.V.O, Sydney, 1926. cat.no. 2; priced 250 gns

Exhibition history (6)

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

150 years of Australian art (1938), National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 27 Jan 1938–25 Apr 1938

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1949, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 17 Dec 1949–17 Feb 1950

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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