sculptor and his sitter Rodin"s bust of Eve Fairfax by Marion Jean Hare

Cover of: sculptor and his sitter | Marion Jean Hare

Published by Johannesburg Art Gallery, City Council of Johannesburg in [Johannesburg] .

Written in English

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  • South Africa,
  • Johannesburg.


  • Rodin, Auguste, 1840-1917.,
  • Rodin, Auguste, 1840-1917 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Fairfax, Evelyn Constance, 1871-1978 -- Portraits.,
  • Johannesburg Art Gallery.,
  • Portrait sculpture -- South Africa -- Johannesburg.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 83-84).

Book details

Other titlesRodin"s bust of Eve Fairfax
StatementMarion J. Hare.
LC ClassificationsNB553.R7 A67 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination86 p. :
Number of Pages86
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL611676M
ISBN 101874836175
LC Control Number96208027

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