Plaster cast of Dr James Vincent Duhig portrait sculpture by Daphne Mayo

Mayo, Daphne, 1895-1982 (). Plaster cast of Dr James Vincent Duhig portrait sculpture by Daphne Mayo.

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Creator Mayo, Daphne, 1895-1982
Title Plaster cast of Dr James Vincent Duhig portrait sculpture by Daphne Mayo
Open Access Status Other
Year available 2018
Series Daphne Mayo Collection, UQFL119
Type image/tiff
Original Format Photograph; b&w; 22 x 16 cm.
Source Daphne Mayo Collection, UQFL119, Box 4, Folder 4, item 8
Rights Copyright expired
Formatted Abstract/Summary
The Daphne Mayo collection consists of correspondence, manuscripts, artworks, tools, photographs, photographic albums, books, art exhibition catalogues, newspaper clippings, minutes, receipts, financial files, hand written notes and ephemera.

Daphne Mayo, sculptor, born in Sydney in 1895, created in Brisbane the Tattersall's Club frieze (1926), the tympanum and concert hall frieze of the new City Hall (1927-30), tympanum and Stations of the Cross for the Church of the Holy Spirit, New Farm (1929-30), Queensland Women's War Memorial, Anzac Square (1929-32), relief panels for the chapel of Mt. Thompson Crematorium (1934). In 1940-42 she completed the bronze doors for the Public Library of New South Wales. She was a co-founder of the Queensland Art Fund in 1929. She died in 1982.
Keyword Mayo, Daphne, 1895-1982 -- Archives
Sculptors -- Queensland
Sculpture, Australian -- Queensland -- 20th century
Duhig, J. V. (James Vincent), 1889-1963
Models (Clay, plaster, etc.)
Acknowledgements Digitisation made possible from donations to the UQ Library.
Additional Notes Plaster cast of life-sized portrait bust sculpture of Dr James Vincent Duhig by Daphne Mayo, created in 1940, then cast in bronze in Sydney in December 1947. The portrait was modelled from live sittings. It was a gift of public subscribers through the Royal Queensland Art Society to the Queensland Art Gallery in 1948, in honour of Dr Duhig's services to art in Queensland. Dr James Vincent Duhig was the first professor of pathology at The University of Queensland School of Medicine (1938-1947). (Information from Mayo, D., & University of Queensland. University Art Museum. (1981). Daphne Mayo, sculptor. Brisbane: University Art Museum, University of Queensland).

Photograph from Box 4, 'Photographs: Sydney works 1940-1960', Folder 4 'Portrait Bust of Dr. J. Duhig 1940-19428 No.103'.
Title devised by Library staff based on accompanying documentation, and referenced source.

Document type: Image
Collection: Fryer Library
 
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