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Artwork - Painting - Portrait of Margaret Bennett: Drum Major of the Ballarat Ladies Pipe Band

From the Collection of Federation University Australia Art Collection Artworks are displayed at Federation University Australia campuses at Ballarat, Gippsland (Churchill), Stawell and Horsham. Victoria

Framed portrait of Margaret Bennett as the Drum Major of the Ballarat Ladies' School of Mines. She wears tartan, blazer and a bearskin hat, and holds a mace.
120.0 x 59.0 cm (sight); 137.0 x 76.0 cm (frame)
Object Registration
ballarat ladies pipe band, margaret bennett, drum major, geoffrey mainwaring, alumni, available, margaret reynolds, tartan
Historical information
Drum Major Margaret Bennett (formerly Reynolds) attended Ballarat Teachers' College in 1949. She was Drum Major for the Ballarat Ladies Pipe Band from 1950-1975. At times Margaret Bennett was a life model for Geoff Mainwaring.
Made By
Geoffrey Mainwaring (Maker)
Last updated
9 Dec 2019 at 3:17PM