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Maurice Lambert, R.A. (1901-1964)
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Maurice Lambert, R.A. (1901-1964)

Kneeling Torso

Details
Maurice Lambert, R.A. (1901-1964)
Kneeling Torso
alabaster, unique
18 ¾ in. (47.5 cm.) high, excluding base
Carved in 1927.
Provenance
Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 2 March 1988, lot 319.
with Offer Waterman, London.
Literature
P.G. Konody, 'The Sculpture of Maurice Lambert', Artwork, Vol. III, 1927, pp. 190-193.
V. Nicolson, The Sculpture of Maurice Lambert, Much Hadham, 2002, pp. 34-35, illustrated.
J. Wood (intro.), exhibition catalogue, Shine: Sculpture and Surface in the 1920s and 1930s, Leeds, City Art Gallery, 2002, n.p., illustrated.
Exhibition catalogue, British Surrealism and Other Realities: The Sherwin Collection, Middlesbrough, Institute of Modern Art, 2008, p. 64, illustrated.
S. Levy and T. Pirsig-Marshall (ed.), exhibition catalogue, British Surrealism in Context: A Collectors Eye, Leeds, City Art Gallery, 2009, p. 170, illustrated.
Exhibition catalogue, Carving in Britain From 1910 to Now, London, The Fine Art Society, 2012, p. 40, no. 26, illustrated.
Exhibited
London, Claridge Gallery, Exhibition of Sculpture by Maurice Lambert, June 1927, no. 3.
London, Belgrave Gallery, Maurice Lambert 1901-1964, November - December 1988, exhibition not numbered.
London, Fine Art Society, 2000, no. 59, catalogue not traced.
Leeds, City Art Gallery, Shine: Sculpture and Surface in the 1920s and 1930s, February - May 2002, exhibition not numbered.
Middlesbrough, Institute of Modern Art, British Surrealism and Other Realities: The Sherwin Collection, May - August 2008, exhibition not numbered.
Leeds, City Art Gallery, British Surrealism in Context: A Collectors Eye, July - November 2009, exhibition not numbered.
London, The Fine Art Society, Carving in Britain From 1910 to Now, November 2012 - January 2013, no. 26.
Special Notice

Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.

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