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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)

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

Editor Unknown (Editor), 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.

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