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Details & Cataloguing

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Kenneth Armitage, R.A.
1916-2002
RICHMOND OAK
signed with initials, numbered 3/6 and dated 1985/87
bronze
height: 82.5cm.; 32½in.
Conceived and cast beween 1985 and 1987, the present work is number 3 from the edition of 6.
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Provenance

The Artist, London
Galeria Freites, Caracas
Private Collection

Exhibited

Caracas, Galeria Freites, Contemporary Sculpture, September - October 1990, cat. no.5 (another cast);
London, Chelsea Harbour Sculpture 93, 14th June - 18th September 1993 (another cast);
Caracas, Galeria Freites, English Post-War Sculpture, 13th August - 17th September 2006, cat. no.8, illustrated p.21 (another cast).

Literature

Kenneth Armitage, Kenneth Armitage: Life and Work, Henry Moore Foundation and Lund Humphries, London, 1997, p.150, cat. no.KA263.

Catalogue Note

The present work is a maquette for a larger version of Richmond Oak, outside the British Embassy in Brasilia, Brazil.

Modern & Post-War British Art

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