Modelling for sculpture. A book for the beginner
Gilbert Bayes PRBS
04 Apr 1872 - 10 Jul 1953
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'. In this book he illustrates his large plaster cast of 'The Offerings of Peace', which was exhibited in the Summer exhibition of the Royal Academy in 1918, on a chapter about plaster casting.
commercially printed and bound book of 40 pages, black and white plates
21.4 x 14.0 cm leaf; 21.4 x 28.0 cm book open; 21.4 x 14.0 cm book closed
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
National Art Archive. Art Gallery of New South Wales Institutional archive
Not on display