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    Sale 7595

    20th Century British Art

    6 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 154

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

    Warrior

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Dame Elisabeth Frink, R.A. (1930-1993)
    Warrior
    signed and numbered 'Frink/6/6' (on the base)
    bronze with a dark brown patina
    24 in. (61 cm.) high
    Conceived in 1963.


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    Provenance

    Acquired by the present owner directly from the artist.


    Literature

    B. Robertson, Elisabeth Frink Sculpture Catalogue Raisonné, Salisbury, 1984, pp. 158-59, no. 101, another cast illustrated.
    Exhibition catalogue, Elisabeth Frink Sculpture and Drawings 1950-1990, Washington D.C., National Museum of Women in the Arts, 1990, pp. 30, 64, illustrated.


    Exhibited

    Washington D.C., National Museum of Women in the Arts, Elisabeth Frink Sculpture and Drawings 1950-1990, 1990, not numbered.