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Title

Sun faun

1935


Artist

Rayner Hoff

United Kingdom, Australia

1894 - 1937


Details


Date

1935


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

Pyrmont sandstone


Dimensions

41.5 x 20.7 x 19.0 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of J R McGregor 1938


Location

Not on display


Accession number

6543


Artist information

Rayner Hoff

Artist profile

Works in the collection

14


Shown in 5 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Deborah Edwards, Aspects of Art Deco in Australia: Sunrise over the Pacific, 'The new classicism: Rayner Hoff and his school', pg. 36-45, Sydney, 2001, 41.

Deborah Edwards, Stampede of the Lower Gods: Classical Mythology in Australian Art, 'Pan at Lane Cove', pg. 55-60, Sydney, Sep 1989, 60 (illus.), 55, 65.

Deborah Edwards, Art and Australia (Vol. 24, No. 1), '"This vital flesh": the 1920s sculpture of Rayner Hoff', pg. 62-68, Sydney, Spring 1986, 62 (illus.).

Liz Gibson, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'Rayner Hoff / Arthur Murch', pg. 60-71, Sydney, 2002, 144.

Enid N MacDonald, The Sydney morning herald, 'Rayner Hoff: examples of his work; fine gallery collection', pg. 13, Sydney, 17 Jun 1939, 13.

Donald Richardson, Art & Design in Australia, South Yarra, 1995.