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Rupert Bunny 1864-1947 [Lansdowne Australian Art Library]

David Thomas (curator and ed.)
ISBN: Rupert Bunny 1864-19Category:

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First Edition. pp. 113 Illusts incl 32 tipped-in coloured plates. #0118

Rupert Bunny was one of the most successful Australian expatriate artists of his generation. In an era when artists were increasingly drawn to the vibrant cultural atmosphere of Europe, no other Australian achieved the accolades Bunny accumulated in Paris in the 1890s and early 1900s. Bunny was the first Australian to be awarded honours at the prestigious exhibiting venue, the Paris Salon. By the end of his career the French state had acquired 13 of his works – more than from any other Australian, and a greater number than from almost any other foreign artist in Paris. During his lifetime his art could be seen in galleries in London, Paris, Brussels, Edinburgh, St Petersburg, Budapest, Philadelphia and Pittsburgh.

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AuthorDavid Thomas (curator and ed.)
PublisherLansdowne Press, Melbourne
Year Published1970
Binding Type

Hardcover in Dustjacket

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