London, South Kensington
25 March 2009
Reg Butler (1913-1981)
bronze with a light brown patina
4 in. (10.2 cm.) high, including the slate base
Conceived in 1964 in an edition of 8.
Mr and Mrs Kreitman.
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M. Garlake, The Sculpture of Reg Butler, Much Hadham, 2006, p. 163, no. 288, another cast illustrated.
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