London, South Kensington
8 November 2009
GILBERT WILLIAM BAYES (1872-1953)
St. George, He is for England, 1939
a patinated and cold-painted bronze group on marble plinth
inscribed to the base 'SAINT GEORGE HE IS FOR ENGLAND' and signed 'Gilbert Bayes 1939'
23½ in. (60 cm.) high
The Gilbert Bayes Charitable Trust.
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Louise Irvine and Paul Atterbury, Gilbert Bayes: Sculptor 1872-1953, Shepton Beauchamp, 1998, p. 174 (illustrated).
London, The Royal Academy, 1940, no. 1561.
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