An image of Image of plaster bust of Nellie Stewart by Dora Ohlfsen

Dora Ohlfsen

(Australia 22 Aug 1869 – 07 Feb 1948)

Image of plaster bust of Nellie Stewart by Dora Ohlfsen

Location
Not on display
Further information

Nellie Stewart was an Australian-born actress and singer known as Sweet Nell. This photograph shows the plaster bust which Dora Olhlfsen based on the drawings she had made of Stewart on one of her return visits to Australia. A final version of the bust was carved in pink Milanese marble.

Media
Photograph
Medium
copy print of a gelatin silver photograph
Dimensions
25.5 x 20.3 cm
Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.

Credit
National Art Archive. Gift of Dora Stanford 1995
Accession number
ARC366.1.14