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Title

Image of watercolour sketch by Eleonore Lange showing 'Seraph of light', a proposed memorial to Walter Duffield in a landscaped setting

circa 1934

Artist

Eleonore Lange

Germany, Australia

28 Oct 1893 - 20 Aug 1990

  • Details

    Date
    circa 1934
    Media category
    Photograph
    Materials used
    gelatin silver photograph
    Dimensions
    13.0 x 19.0 cm
    Signature & date

    Not signed. Not dated.

    Credit
    National Art Archive. Gift of Frank Hinder 1990
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    ARC109.11.7
    Copyright
    © Estate of Eleonore Lange

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    This photograph shows a watercolour sketch by Eleonore Lange of her ‘Seraph of light’ memorial incorporated into a landscaped setting. The ‘Seraph of Light’ was a proposed public memorial for the Canberra astronomer Dr Walter Duffield. Lange envisaged the work executed in glass, with the levered receding wings creating form through refracted light. The memorial was never completed.

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