DETAIL : John Singer SARGENT, The fountain, Villa Torlonia, Frascati, Italy 1907, The Art Institute of Chicago, American Art Collection DETAIL : John Singer SARGENT, Almina, daughter of Asher Wertheimer 1908, Tate, London, presented by the widow and family of Asher Wertheimer in accordance with his wishes in 1922
 
Paul MONTFORD | Atalanta defeated (Atalanta and the golden apples)

 
MONTFORD, Paul
England 1868 – Australia 1938-01-15
Australia from 1923
Atalanta defeated (Atalanta and the golden apples) c.1900
Sculpture
bronze
cast and patinated
marble base
work 54.9 (h) x 23.2 (w) x 18.5 (d) cm
signed, not dated, on base of bronze l.l. inscribed "Paul R Montford Sc"
Purchased 1970
NGA 1970.68
VIEW: Article | PROVENANCE | REFERENCES
  • Basil Burdett, ‘Paul Montford’, Art in Australia, no. 70, March 1938

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  • James Gleeson, Aspects of Australian art 1900–1940, Canberra: Australian National Gallery, 1978
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  • Graeme Sturgeon, The development of Australian sculpture, 1788–1975, London: Thames and Hudson, 1978
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  • Ken Scarlett, Australian sculptors, Melbourne: Thomas Nelson, 1980
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  • Susan Beattie, The New Sculpture, New Haven: Yale University Press, 1983
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  • Jenny Zimmer, Australian dictionary of biography, vol. 10, Melbourne: Melbourne University Press, 1988.

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