An image of Letter from Gilbert Bayes to Gother MannAn image of Letter from Gilbert Bayes to Gother MannAn 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 notes that he has finished the small plaster model of 'The Offerings of Peace' and that he will send this to Sydney in the hope that the trustees will approve the commission and that 'the work may go through'. He notes that he has always been interested in the horse in sculpture and that this commission, along with 'The Offerings of War' 'would give me great scope'. He has also notes that he is very pleased that the Gallery has acquire his sculpture 'The sea king's daughters'.

Place of origin
London, England
Year
04 Dec 1915
Media
Correspondence
Medium
ink on cream paper
Dimensions
17.5 x 11.2 cm leaf; 17.5.x 22.2 cm letter open
Signature & date

Signed l.r.corner, ink 'Gilbert Bayes' second page. Dated u.r.corner, ink '4/XII/15' first page.

Credit
National Art Archive. Art Gallery of New South Wales Institutional archive
Accession number
ARC1.61.42380