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Title

Portrait of the artist's wife

circa 1895


Artist

Rupert Bunny

Australia, France

29 Sep 1864 - 25 May 1947


Details


Date

circa 1895


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

68.7 x 53.0 cm stretcher; 71.0 x 56.2 x 4.4 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, dark green oil "Rupert.C.W.Bunny". Not dated.


Credit

Bequest of Dr Ewan Murray-Will 1971


Location

Not on display


Accession number

1.1971


Artist information

Rupert Bunny

Artist profile

Works in the collection

52


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Jane Clark, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'Rupert Bunny / E. Phillips Fox', pg. 20-31, Sydney, 2002, 22 (colour illus.), 142, 147.

Sarah Engledow, Impressions: painting light & life, Catalogue essay, pg. 7-16, Canberra, 2011, 12, 142 (caption), 143 (colour illus.). cat.no. 63

David Thomas, Deutscher and Hackett fine art auction: Sydney 28 August 2013, 'Rupert Bunny', pg. 146-147, Melbourne, Aug 2013, 146. Related work: 'Portrait of the artist's wife, Jean Morel' c1902