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Sculpture in the Square

London, 17 May – 19 June

Barry Flanagan, R.A. (1941–2009), Nijinski Hare, 1985. Bronze with a dark grey patina, Height: 96 in. (243.8 cm.), excluding base. Estimate: £700,000–1,000,000. © The Estate of Barry Flanagan / Bridgeman Images

A one-minute walk from Christie’s London, our annual Sculpture in the Square exhibition showcases large-scale and monumental sculpture from the 20th century in the peaceful surroundings of St James’s Square. All of the works in this outdoor exhibition feature in our forthcoming 20th Century Week auction series, with artists including William Turnbull, Lynn Chadwick, Barry Flanagan, Tony Cragg, Elisabeth Frink and Emily Young.

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Exhibition highlights

  • William Turnbull (1922–2011)

    Queen 2, 1988
    bronze with a green patina
    Height: 84 in. (217 cm.)
    Estimate
    £300,000–500,000
    Related Sale
    Modern British Art Evening Sale, London, 19 June

  • Lynn Chadwick, R.A. (1914-2003)

    Jubilee IV, 1985
    bronze with a black patina
    female figure: 102 x 62 x 120 in. (259 x 157.7 x 304.8 cm.)
    male figure: 99 x 58 x 114 in. (251.5 x 147.3 x 289.6 cm.)
    Estimate
    £1,800,000–2,500,000
    Related Sale
    Modern British Art Evening Sale, London, 19 June

  • Dame Elisabeth Frink (1930–1993)

    Walking Madonna, 1981
    bronze with a brown/black patina
    Height: 80 in. (203.2 cm.)
    Estimate
    £500,000–800,000
    Related Sale
    Modern British Art Evening Sale, London, 19 June

  • Tony Cragg (b. 1949)

    Red Figure, 2009
    bronze with a dark brown patina
    Height: 88 in. (223.5 cm.), excluding base
    Estimate
    £250,000–350,000
    Related Sale
    Modern British Art Evening Sale, London, 19 June

  • Barry Flanagan, R.A. (1941–2009)

    Boxing Hare on Anvil, 1989
    bronze with a black patina
    Height: 122 ¼ in. (310.5 cm.)
    Estimate
    £500,000–700,000
    Related Sale
    Modern British Art Evening Sale, London, 19 June

  • Dame Elisabeth Frink, R.A. (1930–1993)

    In Memoriam III, 1983
    bronze with a grey patina
    Height: 52 in. (132.1 cm.)
    Estimate
    £200,000–300,000
    Related Sale
    Modern British Art Evening Sale, London, 19 June

  • Emily Young (b. 1951)

    Cautha, 2012
    Clastic onyx, unique
    Height: 43 in. (110 cm.)
    Estimate
    £200,000–300,000
    Related Sale
    Modern British Art Evening Sale, London, 19 June

  • Barry Flanagan, R.A. (1941–2009)

    Nijinski Hare, 1985
    bronze with a dark grey patina
    Height: 96 in. (243.8 cm.), excluding base
    Estimate
    £700,000–1,000,000
    Related Sale
    Modern British Art Evening Sale, London, 19 June


Sale & exhibition information

Exhibition

Related Sale

  • Auction

    Modern British Art Evening Sale
    19 June

    8 King Street
    London SW1Y 6QT

Modern British Art Evening Sale
London, 19 June

The exceptional sculpture on offer in the Modern British Art Evening Sale features works by Barry Flanagan, William Turnbull, Elisabeth Frink and more. Alongside this, the Evening and Day auctions will offer superb paintings from the likes of Edward Burra, C.R.W. Nevinson, Pauline Boty, Frank Auerbach, Ben Nicholson, David Hockney and L.S. Lowry.