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Title

Study of Balinese Legong dancer

1939


Artist

Arthur Fleischmann

Czechoslovakia, Australia, England

05 Jun 1896 - 02 Mar 1990


Details


Place where the work was made

Bali Indonesia


Date

1939


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

terracotta


Dimensions

29.7 x 13.5 x 11.2 cm


Credit

Purchased 1939


Location

Not on display


Accession number

6882


Artist information

Arthur Fleischmann

Works in the collection

7


Place

Where the work was made
Bali

Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Rodney James, Australian artists in Bali: 1930s to now, Langwarrin, 2015, 3 (colour illus.), 64.

Rodney James, Australian artists in Bali: 1930s to now, 'Contents', pg. 3, Langwarrin, 2015, 2, 3 (colour illus.), 9, 64.

Joanna Barnes Fine Arts, Bali through a sculptor's eyes: Arthur Fleischmann 1896-1990, St. James's, 1994, 15-17.

Barry Pearce, Look, 'Paradise then: Bali through a sculptor's eyes', pg. 14-15, Sydney, Apr 2007, 14, 15 (cololur illus.). cat.nos. 3, 4, and 5 are similar representations of Legong dancers which Fleischmann produced between 1937 and 1939 while living in Bali.