Bust by Acille Simonetti

Scope and Content

Black and white photograph of a bust, by Acille Simonetti held at Canberra Art Gallery. Light in colour, of a young woman with hair piled up. Cut down by hand leaving jagged edges, and pasted onto a page. A manuscript note records that Simonetti was the first sculptor in Australia, and 'she helped to get 'women the vote' in Australia'.]

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Very slight warping. Production method: gelatin silver print.