7 June 2002
Dame Elisabeth Frink, R.A. (1930-1993)
signed and numbered 'Frink/8/8' (on the base)
bronze with a dark brown patina
12 in. (30.5 cm.) high
Conceived in 1981
A gift from the artist to the present owner's father, and by descent.
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B. Robertson, Elisabeth Frink Sculpture, Salisbury, 1984, p. 195, no. 262, another cast illustrated.
The present work is a maquette for Walking Madonna. For a note on Walking Madonna see lot 101.
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