London, South Kensington
25 March 2009
Frederick Edward McWilliam, A.R.A. (1909-1992)
signed with initials and numbered 'MCW/1/3' (on the back of the neck)
bronze with a dark grey patina
14½ in. (36.8 cm.) high, excluding marble base
Conceived in 1959.
Purchased from the artist by Olga Davenport.
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R. Penrose (intro), McWilliam, London, 1964, no. 142, another cast illustrated.
Olga Davenport was a great friend of both Frederick and Beth McWilliam (or Mac & Beth as they were known).
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