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    Sale 7595

    20th Century British Art

    6 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 146

    Sir Jacob Epstein (1880-1959)

    Second Portrait of Lillian Shelley

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Sir Jacob Epstein (1880-1959)
    Second Portrait of Lillian Shelley
    bronze with a dark brown patina
    28½ in. (72.4 cm.) high
    Conceived in 1920.


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A NEW YORK ESTATE


    Literature

    R. Buckle, Jacob Epstein Sculptor, London, 1963, p. 96-7, no. 148, another cast illustrated.
    E. Silber, The Sculpture of Jacob Epstein, Oxford, 1986, p. 146, no. 109, another cast illustrated.


    Exhibited

    London, The Arts Council, Epstein, 1952, no. 26.
    London, The Arts Council, Epstein, 1961, no. 16.