An image of Image of plaster maquette for 'Seraph of light' by Eleonore Lange, a proposed memorial to Walter Duffield

Eleonore Lange

(Germany, Australia 28 Oct 1893 – 20 Aug 1990)

Image of plaster maquette for 'Seraph of light' by Eleonore Lange, a proposed memorial to Walter Duffield

Location
Not on display
Further information

This photograph shows Eleonore Lange’s figure of the ‘Seraph of light’ incorporated into a proposed public memorial for the Canberra astronomer Dr Walter Duffield. Lange envisaged the work executed in glass, with the levered receding wings creating form through refracted light. The memorial was never completed.

Year
1934
Media
Photograph
Medium
gelatin silver photograph
Dimensions
18.0 x 16.5 cm
Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.

Credit
National Art Archive. Gift of Frank Hinder 1990
Accession number
ARC109.11.4
Copyright
© Estate of Eleonore Lange