16 November 2007
Sir Jacob Epstein (1880-1959)
First Portrait of Kitty (with curls)
bronze with a gold patina
14 in. (35.5 cm.) high, excluding the base
Conceived in 1944.
J. Epstein, 1954; Dr M. Evans.
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R. Buckle, Jacob Epstein Sculptor, London, 1963, pp. 297-98, pls. 456-58, 637, another cast illustrated.
E. Silber, The Sculpture of Jacob Epstein, Oxford, 1986, p. 195, no. 356, plaster cast illustrated.
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