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    Sale 7729

    20th Century British Art

    21 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 15

    Frederick Edward McWilliam, A.R.A. (1909-1992)

    Loving Cup

    Price Realised  

    Frederick Edward McWilliam, A.R.A. (1909-1992)
    Loving Cup
    signed with initials and numbered 'McW 3/5' (on the base)
    bronze with a polished gold patina
    15 in. (38 cm.) high
    Conceived in 1966.


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    Provenance

    with Waddington Galleries, London, where purchased by the present owner in October 1968 for £157.50.


    Exhibited

    Belfast, Ulster Museum, F.E. McWilliam, April - May 1981, no. 82, another cast: this exhibition travelled to Dublin, Douglas Hyde Gallery, May - June 1981; and Cork, Crawford Municipal Gallery, July - August 1981.
    London, Tate Gallery, F.E. McWilliam, May - July 1989, no. 56, another cast.