W.C. Wentworth, Sydney
United Kingdom, Australia
17 Dec 1825 - 07 Oct 1892
The subject of this bronze portrait medallion is William Charles Wentworth (1790-1872).
22.9 cm diam.
Signature & date
Signed and dated lower c., incised "T. Woolner. Sc 1854".
Shown in 2 exhibitions
The artist and the patron: Aspects of colonial art in New South Wales., Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 02 Mar 1988–01 May 1988
Presence and absence: portrait sculpture in Australia, National Portrait Gallery [Old Parliament House], Canberra, 22 Aug 2003–16 Nov 2003
Referenced in 2 publications
Deborah Edwards, Presence & absence: portrait sculpture in Australia, Canberra, 2003, 18, 19 (colour illus.), 88. cat.no. 95
Barry Pearce, The artist and the patron - aspects of Colonial art in New South Wales, Sydney, 1988, 46 (illus.), 48.