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Title

La Sonnambula

1878?


Artist

Giovanni Fontana

Italy, England, Australia

27 Mar 1821 - Dec 1893


Details


Date

1878?


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

marble


Dimensions

155.0 cm


Signature & date

Signed right side of base, [incised] "G FONTANA...". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1879


Location

Not on display


Accession number

1163


Artist information

Giovanni Fontana

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Samuel Carter Hall (Editor), The Art Journal, London, 1870, 116. engraved illustration

Patricia McDonald, Sydney International Exhibition 1879: An exhibition celebrating the centenary of the Sydney International Exhibition, 'Art at the Garden Palace', pg. 25-29, Sydney, 1979, 39.

Sydney International Exhibition: Official catalogue of exhibits, Sydney, 1879, 455. cat.no. 9