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An image of Orpheus (Maquette 2) Version II by Dame Barbara Hepworth

Dame Barbara Hepworth

(England 10 Jan 1903 – 20 May 1975)

Title
Orpheus (Maquette 2) Version II
Year
1956
edition 1959
Media category
Sculpture
Materials used
brass, string on wooden base
Edition
1/3
Dimensions

94.0 x 46.5 x 41.0 cm; 24.8 x 20.0 x 17.6 cm base

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1959
Accession number
SB1.1959
Copyright
© Alan Bowness, Hepworth Estate
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales picturebook, Sydney, 1972, 57 (colour illus.).

Edmund Capon and Jan Meek (Editors), Portrait of a Gallery, 'European 20th Century Art', pg. 91-95, Sydney, 1984, 91.

Robert Haines, Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Rodin and Modern British Sculpture', pg. 151-154, Sydney, Jul 1963, 154 (illus.).

Wendy Symonds (Editor), Look, 'Close-Ups of the Collection', pg. 6, Heidelberg, Jun 1997, 6 (illus.).

Exhibition history (1)

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1959, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 26 Mar 1960–18 Apr 1960