Emile Leysalle

(France, Australia 1847 – post 1902)

Portrait bust of Mrs Gerald Marr Thompson

Location
Not on display
Further information

Eleanor Lucy Thomson (neé Cole) was the wife of Sydney University's Dean of Music and Art and critic for the 'Sydney Morning Herald', Gerald Marr Thompson.

Place of origin
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Year
1892
Media
Sculpture
Medium
terracotta
Dimensions
59.2 x 42.5 x 30.0 cm :
base; 21.5 x 21.5 cm; base attached to work - information for display purposes only
Signature & date
Signed and dated below right shoulder on support, incised "Emile Leÿsalle/ Sydney 1892".
Credit
Gift of Mr H. Cole 1972
Accession number
75.1972