An image of Letter from Gilbert Bayes to Gother MannAn image of Letter from Gilbert Bayes to Gother Mann

Gilbert Bayes PRBS

(England 04 Apr 1872 – 10 Jul 1953)

Letter from Gilbert Bayes to Gother Mann

Location
Not on display
Further information

Gilbert Bayes writes to Gother Mann, the director of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, about his pleasure in being asked to execute the two works 'The Offerings of Peace' and 'The Offerings of War'. He asks that the 1/8 scale model of 'The Offerings of Peace', which he sent to Sydney, be returned to him in London. He discusses payment for the works and notes that he would like to use the standard contract drawn up by the Royal Society of British Sculptors.

Place of origin
London, England
Year
15 Jun 1916
Media
Correspondence
Medium
black ink on grey paper
Dimensions
22.8 x 17.6 cm
Signature & date

Signed l.r.corner, ink 'Gilbert Bayes' second page. Dated u.r.corner, ink '15/VI/16' first page.

Credit
National Art Archive. Art Gallery of New South Wales Institutional archive
Accession number
ARC1.61.42377