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    Sale 7424

    20th Century British Art

    16 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 141

    Sir Jacob Epstein (1880-1959)

    Nude Study A (Betty Peters)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Sir Jacob Epstein (1880-1959)
    Nude Study A (Betty Peters)
    bronze with a dark green patina
    28 in. (71.1 cm.) long
    Conceived in 1943-45.


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    Provenance

    J. Epstein, 1950; Dr M. Evans.


    Literature

    R. Buckle, Jacob Epstein Sculptor, London, 1963, p. 281, pl. 428, another cast illustrated.
    E.P. Schinman and B.A. Schinman (eds.), Jacob Epstein, A Catalogue of the Collection of Edward P. Schinman, Cranbury, 1970, p. 105, another cast illustrated.
    E. Silber, The Sculpture of Jacob Epstein, Oxford, 1986, p. 193, no. 341, another cast illustrated.