An image of Gilbert Bayes

Special Press

(circa 1900 – circa 1940)

Gilbert Bayes

Location
Not on display
Further information

In this photograph Gilbert Bayes is working on the plaster maquette for his 1926 bronze statuette 'Lt Col. P. R. Lauire of the Metropolitan Mounted Police'. Bayes sent this photograph to the Trustees of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, who had commissioned him to make two equestrian statues for the Gallery, 'The Offerings of War' and 'The Offerings of Peace'.

Year
circa 1926
Media
Photograph
Medium
gelatin silver photograph
Dimensions
24.8 x 19.3 cm image; 27.5 x 20.2 cm sheet
Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.

Credit
National Art Archive. Art Gallery of New South Wales Institutional archive
Accession number
ARC3.922.1