25 September 2003
Property of a Montreal collector
Jacob Epstein (1880-1959)
Eighth Portrait of Peggy Jean
bronze with green patina
Height: 9¼ in. (26.5 cm.)
Conceived in 1921; this bronze version cast at a later date
Continental Galleries, Montreal.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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R. Black, The Art of Jacob Epstein, New York, 1942, p. 233, no. 90. R. Buckle, Jacob Epstein: Sculptor, Cleveland, 1963, p. 425.
E. Silber, The Sculpture of Epstein, Oxford, 1986, p. 148, no. 118 (another cast illustrated).
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