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Title

(Orpheus)

(circa 1898)


Artist

Rupert Bunny

Australia, France

29 Sep 1864 - 25 May 1947


Details


Other Title

Salome


Place where the work was made

Paris France


Date

(circa 1898)


Media category

Print


Materials used

colour monotype, printed on thick white wove paper


Dimensions

24.0 x 33.6 cm image; 24.4 x 34.8 cm platemark; 32.5 x 50.0 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed in plate with monogram to print c.l., "RCWB".
Signed below platemark l.l., pencil "Rupert C W Bunny". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1969


Location

Not on display


Accession number

DA22.1969


Artist information

Rupert Bunny

Works in the collection

51


Place

Where the work was made
Paris

Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Jane Clark, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'Rupert Bunny / E. Phillips Fox', pg. 20-31, Sydney, 2002, 142.

Renée Free, Fin de Siècle, Sydney, Jan 1994.

Desmond Macaulay and Bettina Macaulay, Singing in the heart: Music and the art of Rupert Bunny, 'From sea to shore in the early Belle Epoque', pg. 35-45, Queensland, 2007, 38, 38 (colour illus.). monoprint referenced "Salome [& John the Baptist]" pg. 38

Denise Mimmocchi, Australian Symbolism: the art of dreams, 'Rupert Bunny: myth and the occult', pg.33-35, Sydney, 2012, 35, 37 (colour illus.), 144.

Denise Mimmocchi, Rupert Bunny: artist in Paris, 'Dreaming before the task of abstraction: Rupert Bunny's monotypes', pg. 133- 155., Sydney, 2009, 134 (colour illus.), 143, 208 (colour illus.). cat.no. 92

David Thomas, Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Rupert Bunny', pg. 550-575, Sydney, Oct 1970, 555, 557 (illus.).