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Dame Elisabeth Frink, R.A.

Larger Lying Down Horse

Dame Elisabeth Frink, R.A.

Dame Elisabeth Frink, R.A.

Larger Lying Down Horse

Larger Lying Down Horse

Dame Elisabeth Frink, R.A.

1930 - 1993

Larger Lying Down Horse


signed Frink and numbered 2/6 (on the reverse)

bronze

width: 38cm.; 15in.

height: 31cm.; 12in.

Conceived in 1972, the present work is number 2 from the edition of 6.

The sculpture appears sound. Excellent overall condition.


There are one or two flecks of verdigris, including to the tail, and some light rubbing to the patina along the underside and to protruding areas. A small blemish to the back haunch. There is dirt in some of the crevices.


The work is freestanding.


Please contact Bryn Sayles on bryn.sayles@sothebys.com if you have any questions regarding the present work.


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Acquired by a Private Collection, South Africa, prior to 2000, and thence by descent
Marina Vaizy, 'Elisabeth Frink', Arts Review, 21 October 1972, p. 647
Edwin Mullins (intro.), The Art of Elisabeth Frink, Lund Humphries, London, 1972, illustrated pl. 118 (as Larger Rolling Over Horse) (another cast)
Bryan Robertson, Elisabeth Frink, Sculpture, Harpvale Books, Wiltshire, 1984, p. 180, no. 203, illustrated p. 181 (another cast)
Annette Ratuszniak, Elisabeth Frink, Catalogue Raisonné of Sculpture 1947-93, Lund Humphries, Surrey, 2013, no. FCR230, illustrated p. 124 (another cast)
London, Waddington Galleries, Elisabeth Frink: Sculpture and Prints and Drawings from Chaucer, 11 October - 4 November 1972, unnumbered (another cast)
London, Royal Academy, Elisabeth Frink: Sculpture and Drawings 1952-84, 8 February - 24 March 1985, unnumbered (another cast)