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Title

Image of the original cast of 'The Awakening of Australian Art' 1907 by Dora Ohlfsen on display at the Art Gallery of New South Wales

(1912)

Artist

Unknown

Australia

  • Details

    Place where the work was made
    Sydney New South Wales Australia
    Date
    (1912)
    Media category
    Photograph
    Materials used
    gelatin silver photograph
    Dimensions
    20.0 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
    ARC366.1.2
    Copyright

    Reproduction requests

    Artist information
    Unknown

    Works in the collection

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  • About

    Dora Ohlfsen returned to Australia in 1912 after a 20-year absence. The Royal Art Society of NSW featured a special presentation of her work within its annual show. Her twenty works were described as 'a collection of fine medallions and statuettes such as are not often shown here'. A quarter of the show was purchased by the Art Gallery of New South Wales.This photograph shows the cast of her award-winning medal 'The Awakening of Australian Art' on display at the Gallery.

  • Places

    Where the work was made

    Sydney

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