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    Sale 7637

    20th Century British Art

    12 December 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 143

    Dame Elisabeth Frink, R.A. (1930-1993)

    Sentinel I

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Dame Elisabeth Frink, R.A. (1930-1993)
    Sentinel I
    signed and numbered 'Frink 2/3' (on the base)
    bronze with a dark brown patina
    50½ in. (128.2 cm.) high
    Conceived in 1961.


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    Provenance

    Acquired by the present owner directly from the artist.


    Pre-Lot Text

    VARIOUS PROPERTIES


    Literature

    B. Robertson, Elisabeth Frink Sculpture Catalogue Raisonné, Salisbury, 1984, pp. 152-3, no. 71, another cast illustrated, as cast in an edition of 4.