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An image of The soothsayer by Rupert Bunny

Rupert Bunny

(Australia, France 29 Sep 1864 – 25 May 1947)

The soothsayer
(circa 1931)
Media category
Materials used
oil on canvas

65.0 x 50.0 cm stretcher; 78.5 x 63.0 x 5.4 cm frame; 64.3 x 48.9 cm sight edge

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Purchased 1969
Accession number
Not on display
Bibliography (5)

Deborah Edwards, Rupert Bunny: artist in Paris, 'Danse chromatique', pg. 103-131, Sydney, 2009, 125, 128 (colour illus.). dated circa 1931

Robert Lindsay., Aspects of Australian Art: Art Gallery of New South Wales travelling art exhibition 1976, 'Rupert Bunny', Sydney, 1976, (illus.). 15; not paginated

Desmond Macaulay and Bettina Macaulay, Singing in the heart: Music and the art of Rupert Bunny, 'Post-war rhythms', pg.89-97, Queensland, 2007, 91, 95 (colour illus.).

David Thomas, Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Rupert Bunny', pg. 550-575, Sydney, Oct 1970, 555, 566 (illus.), 567. dated 1920s

Editor Unknown (Editor), Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Acquisitions for 1969', pg. 538, Sydney, Jul 1970, 540 (illus.), 541. plate no. 11

Exhibition history (1)

Aspects of Australian art: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1976, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1976–1977