London, South Kensington
22 March 2012
Sir Jacob Epstein (1880-1959)
signed 'Epstein' (on the back of the neck)
bronze with a green patina
8¾ in. (22.2 cm.) high, excluding the marble base
Conceived in 1940 as an edition of 8.
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R. Buckle, Jacob Epstein Sculptor, London, 1963, p. 254, no. 390, another cast illustrated.
E. Silber, The Sculpture of Epstein, Oxford, 1986, p. 188, no. 310, another cast illustrated.
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