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Title

Motherhood

(circa 1909)


Artist

Bertram Mackennal

Australia, England, France

12 Jun 1863 - 10 Oct 1931


Details


Other Title

The mother


Date

(circa 1909)


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

bronze group


Dimensions

93.0 x 34.0 x 37.0 cm


Credit

Bequest of Henry Austin 1949


Location

Not on display


Accession number

8173


Artist information

Bertram Mackennal

Artist profile

Works in the collection

15


Shown in 6 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Deborah Edwards, Bertram Mackennal: the fifth Balnaves Foundation Sculpture Project, 'Adaptability and versatility’: Bertram Mackennal – an overview', pg. 15-82, Sydney, 2007, 9 (detail, colour illus.), 68, 72 (detail, colour illus.), 74, 116, 118.

Deborah Edwards, Bertram Mackennal: Catalogue raisonné, Sydney, 2007, (colour illus.). Artworks: Sculptures: 1900s

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

Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. cat.no. 48; bronze lent by Mrs Austin

Macquarie Galleries, Exhibition of bronzes by Sir Bertram Mackennal K.C.V.O, Sydney, 1926. cat.no. 2; priced 250 gns