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Title

Gilbert Bayes

circa 1926


Artist

Special Press

circa 1900 - circa 1940


About

In this photograph Gilbert Bayes is working on the plaster maquette for his 1926 bronze statuette 'Lt Col. P. R. Lauire of the Metropolitan Mounted Police'. Bayes sent this photograph to the Trustees of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, who had commissioned him to make two equestrian statues for the Gallery, 'The Offerings of War' and 'The Offerings of Peace'.


Details


Date

circa 1926


Media category

Photograph


Materials used

gelatin silver photograph


Dimensions

24.8 x 19.3 cm image; 27.5 x 20.2 cm sheet


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

ARC3.922.1


Artist information

Special Press

Works in the collection

1