An image of Image of watercolour sketch by Eleonore Lange showing 'Seraph of light', a proposed memorial to Walter Duffield in a landscaped setting

Eleonore Lange

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

Image of watercolour sketch by Eleonore Lange showing 'Seraph of light', a proposed memorial to Walter Duffield in a landscaped setting

Location
Not on display
Further information

This photograph shows a watercolour sketch by Eleonore Lange of her ‘Seraph of light’ memorial incorporated into a landscaped setting. The ‘Seraph of Light’ was 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
circa 1934
Media
Photograph
Medium
gelatin silver photograph
Dimensions
13.0 x 19.0 cm
Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.

Credit
National Art Archive. Gift of Frank Hinder 1990
Accession number
ARC109.11.7
Copyright
© Estate of Eleonore Lange