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William Turnbull

Paddle Venus 5

Artist's Resale RightUK: Greenford Park Warehouse

Estimate:

70,000 - 100,000 GBP

William Turnbull

William Turnbull

Paddle Venus 5

Paddle Venus 5

Estimate:

70,000 - 100,000 GBP

William Turnbull

1922 - 2012

Paddle Venus 5


signed with monogram, dated 85 and numbered 2/6 (on the reverse)

bronze on Portland stone base

height (including base): 80.5cm.; 31½in.

width (including base): 13.5cm; 5¼in.

Conceived in 1985, the present work is number 2 from the edition of 6.


We are grateful to the Estate of William Turnbull for their kind assistance with the cataloguing of the present work.

For a condition report for this work please email bryn.sayles@sothebys.com.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Waddington Galleries, London
Sale, Bonhams London, 14 November 2012, lot 72, where acquired by the present owner

Amanda A. Davidson, The Sculpture of William Turnbull, The Henry Moore Foundation in association with Lund Humphries, Hertfordshire, 2005, no. 235, illustrated p. 167 (another cast)

London, Waddington Galleries, William Turnbull: Sculptures, 1946-1962, 1985-1987, 1987, no. 16 (another cast)