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    Sale 7424

    20th Century British Art

    16 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 159

    Sir Jacob Epstein (1880-1959)

    Second Portrait of Oriel Ross (head)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Sir Jacob Epstein (1880-1959)
    Second Portrait of Oriel Ross (head)
    signed 'Epstein' (on the back of the head)
    bronze with a dark brown patina
    16 in. (40.6 cm.) high, excluding the base
    Conceived in 1926.


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    Literature

    E. Silber, The Sculpture of Epstein, Oxford, 1986, p. 159, no. 168, another cast illustrated.