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Bernard Meadows

Fish Relief

Bernard Meadows

Bernard Meadows

Fish Relief

Fish Relief

Bernard Meadows

1915 - 2005

Fish Relief


signed with monogram (lower right); incised with the foundry mark, Susse Fondeur Paris (lower left)

bronze

unframed: 39 by 57cm.; 15½ by 22½in.

framed: 56.5 by 75.5cm.; 22¼ by 29¾in.

Conceived in 1955.

The bronze plate is secured to the wood frame with bolts.

 

Moderate white accretion in the deepest crevices of the fish figure. Very minor rubbing to the extreme corners of the bronze plate. There is light surface dirt.

 

The wood frame is stained with craquelure and losses.

 

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Acquired directly from the Artist by Paul Rosenberg & Co., New York, and thence by descent to the present owner

Alan Bowness, Bernard Meadows: Sculpture and Drawings, The Henry Moore Foundation in association with Lund Humphries, London, 1995, no. BM35, illustrated p. 139 (another cast)