Image of study for 'Head of Australia' by Dora Ohlfsen
22 Aug 1869 - 07 Feb 1948
On 6th November 1916 Ohlfsen wrote from Rome to her family in Australia: "‘I have done a large head of ‘Australia’ which was to have been a study for the statue Mr Carmichael used to cart about."
gelatin silver photograph
13.3 x 9.0 cm
Signature & date
Signed and dated top c., verso, ink "Dora Ohlfsen/Rome 1917".
National Art Archive. Gift of Dora Stanford 1995
Not on display
Shown in 1 exhibition
Dora Ohlfsen and the facade commission, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 12 Oct 2019–08 Mar 2020