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Title

Salomé

(circa 1919)


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 1919)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

81.0 x 65.5 cm stretcher; 93.8 x 78.0 x 6.0 cm frame; 79.3 x 63.5 cm sight edge


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, blue oil "RCWB [monogram]". Not dated. Signed bot. c., incised "RCWB [monogram]" [very faint, covered by orange oil].


Credit

Purchased 1968


Location

Not on display


Accession number

OA21.1968


Artist information

Rupert Bunny

Works in the collection

51


Place

Where the work was made
Paris

Shown in 5 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 14 publications

Bibliography


Jane Clark, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'Rupert Bunny / E. Phillips Fox', pg. 20-31, Sydney, 2002, 25 (colour illus.), 28, 142, 147.

Jonathan Cooper (Editor), The Art Gallery of New South Wales Bulletin, 'The Collections', pg. 44-45, Sydney, 1996, 45 (colour illus.).

Mary Eagle, The Art of Rupert Bunny, 'The New Mythologies', pg. 128-135, Parkes, 1991, 132 (illus.), 134.

Deborah Edwards, Rupert Bunny: artist in Paris, 'Danse chromatique', pg. 103-131, Sydney, 2009, 102 (colour illus., detail), 117 (colour illus.), 122, 125, 205 (colour illus.). cat.no. 44

Desmond Macaulay and Bettina Macaulay, Singing in the heart: Music and the art of Rupert Bunny, 'Post-war rhythms', pg.89-97, Queensland, 2007, 88 (colour illus.), 89, 108. no catalogue numbers

Hal Missingham (Editor), Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, Sydney, Apr 1969, 454, 458 (illus.). dated circa 1922

Andrea Nottage and Simon Ives, Look, 'A question of colour: the hidden elements of Bunny's palette revealed', pg. 36-37, Sydney, Oct 2009, 36.

Ursula Prunster, Aspects of Australian art, Sydney, 2000, (illus.). card no. 3: Bertram Mackennal 'The dancer' 1904

Ursula Prunster, Orientalism – Delacroix to Klee, 'From Empire's End: Australians as Orientalists, 1880-1920', pg. 41-53, Sydney, 1997-1998, 51, 165 (colour illus.). cat.no. 103

Wendy Symonds (Editor), Look, Heidelberg, Feb 1998, 7 (illus.).

David Thomas, Rupert Bunny Retrospective, 'Introduction', Newcastle, 1968, not paginated. cat.no. 15; dated circa 1922.

David Thomas, Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Rupert Bunny', pg. 550-575, Sydney, Oct 1970, 555, 564 (illus.), 565. dated circa 1919 by David Thomas

David Thomas, Art and Australia [vol. 9, no. 4], 'Rupert Bunny', pg. 328-337, Sydney, Mar 1972, 331.

David Thomas, Rupert Bunny, East Melbourne, 1970, 117.