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Title

Venus


Artist

Bertram Mackennal

Australia, England, France

12 Jun 1863 - 10 Oct 1931


Details


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

bronze


Dimensions

40.0 x 11.0 x 13.0 cm :

base, 11 x 13 cm, size of base attached to work - information for display purposes


Signature & date

Signed right of base, incised " B MACKENNAL". Not dated.


Credit

Bequest of Mrs J.R. McGregor 1944


Location

Not on display


Accession number

7430


Artist information

Bertram Mackennal

Artist profile

Works in the collection

15


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Deborah Edwards, Stampede of the Lower Gods: Classical Mythology in Australian Art, Sydney, Sep 1989, 63.

Deborah Edwards., Australian sculpture 1890-1919, 'Australian sculpture 1890-1919', Sydney, 1987. no catalogue numbers

Hal Missingham, A retrospective exhibition of Australian painting, Sydney, 1953. cat.no. 170