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    Sale 2771

    The Sculpture Sale

    21 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 1042

    CAST FROM A MODEL BY EDWARD ONSLOW FORD (ENGLISH, 1852-1901)

    Linos

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    CAST FROM A MODEL BY EDWARD ONSLOW FORD (ENGLISH, 1852-1901)
    Linos
    The seperately cast base inscribed E. Onslow Ford, and inscribed indistinctly
    brown patinated bronze
    38 cm. high


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    The full-size bronze version of Onslow Ford's Linos, was exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1884. Although the sculptor had made his debut in 1875, it was the current work which signalled the beginning of his career as one of the foremost artists of the New Sculpture movement.

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