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William Turnbull (1922-2012)
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William Turnbull (1922-2012)

Metamorphic Venus 3

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William Turnbull (1922-2012)
Metamorphic Venus 3
incised with the artist's monogram, number and date 'T 4/6 82' (on the reverse of the bronze)
bronze with York stone base
bronze: 24 3/4 x 16 x 3/4 in. (62.9 x 40.6 x 1.9 cm.)
base: 3 3/4 x 7 1/2 x 5 in. (9.5 x 19.1 x 12.7 cm.)
Executed in 1982. This work is number four from an edition of six.
Provenance
Barbara Mathes Gallery, New York
Acquired from the above by the late owner, 2002
Literature
A. A. Davidson, The Sculpture of William Turnbull, Hertfordshire, 2005, pp. 68 and 156, no. 211 (another example illustrated).
Exhibited
London, Waddington Galleries, William Turnbull: Horses - Development of a Theme, Other Sculptures and Paintings, June-July 2001, pp. 28-29, no. 13 (another example exhibited and illustrated in color).
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