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Image of the small plaster cast of 'The offerings of War' by Gilbert Bayes

circa 1916


Artist

Unknown

Australia


About

Gilbert Bayes was commissioned to make two equestrian bronzes for the National Art Gallery of New South Wales in 1916, 'The Offerings of Peace' and 'The Offerings of War'. His sent these small bronzed plaster casts from his studio in London to the trustees in Sydney to give them an idea of what the final works would look like. The casts were later returned to him in London and no longer survive.


Details


Place where the work was made

Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

circa 1916


Media category

Photograph


Materials used

gelatin silver photograph


Dimensions

10.5 x 9.5 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

National Art Archive. Art Gallery of New South Wales Institutional archive


Location

Not on display


Accession number

ARC2.5.14


Artist information

Unknown

Works in the collection

595


Place

Where the work was made
Sydney