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    Sale 7595

    20th Century British Art

    6 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 158

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

    Tribute II

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Dame Elisabeth Frink, R.A. (1930-1993)
    Tribute II
    signed and numbered 'Frink 1/6' (on the back of the neck)
    bronze with a light brown patina
    27½ in. (69.9 cm.) high
    Conceived in 1975.


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    Provenance

    Purchased by the present owner at the 1976 exhibition.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the correct image for this lot is illustrated in the catalogue alongside lot 159.


    Literature

    Exhibition catalogue, Elisabeth Frink Recent Sculpture, London, Waddington and Tooth Galleries, 1976, no page numbers, illustrated on the front cover.
    B. Robertson, Elisabeth Frink Sculpture Catalogue Raisonné, Salisbury, 1984, p. 185, no. 220, another cast illustrated.
    Exhibition catalogue, Elisabeth Frink Sculpture and Drawings 1950-1990, Washington D.C., National Museum of Women in the Arts, 1990, pp. 9, 59, 65, illustrated.


    Exhibited

    London, Waddington and Tooth Galleries, Elisabeth Frink Recent Sculpture, November - December 1976, not numbered.
    Washington D.C., National Museum of Women in the Arts, Elisabeth Frink Sculpture and Drawings 1950-1990, 1990, not numbered.