Hunter and dog
John Gibson RA
Wales, Italy, England
baptised 19 June 1790 - 27 Jan 1866
119.7 x 88.8 x 54.4 cm
Signature & date
Signed back of base [incised into marble], "I. GIBSON...". Not dated.
Bequest of Judge Josephson 1892
Referenced in 12 publications
Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales handbook, 'European', pg. 36-56, Sydney, 1988, 39, 40 (illus.), 41.
Unknown, English art 1800-1870, Oxford, 1959, 266. plate no. 81b
Unknown, The biography of John Gibson, R.A. Sculptor, Rome, London, 1911, 96, Appendix 242. 'Hunter and dog, Hunter and dog, Hafod-un-nos. Three replicas were made'
Unknown, Walks through the studii of the sculptors at Rome, 146.
Unknown, John Gibson; an English pupil of Thorvaldsen, 1978.
Unknown, Gibson, Canova and Thorvaldsen, 1955.
Unknown, Life of John Gibson R.A., Sculptor, London, 1870, 79-80.
Author Unknown, Times, 11 Jan 1866.
Unknown, Dictionary of British Sculptors 1660-1851, London, 1953, 171-173.
Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales picturebook, Sydney, 1972, 21 (colour illus.).
Clem Lloyd and Peter Sekuless, Australia's national collections, North Ryde, 1980, 255 (illus.).
Unknown (Editor), The Art Journal, London, 1866. Sandbach and Yarborough