Jonathan Knight, b. 1954 | Hippopotamus
signed KNIGHT, numbered 12/12 and stamped with foundry stamp (on the underside)
length: 46cm.; 18in.; height: 29cm.; 11½in.
Conceived in 2007 and cast 2011, the present work is number 12 from the edition of 12.
The sculpture appears sound. The work appears in excellent overall condition. There are one or two possible extremely faint scuffs. Light surface dust to crevices. The sculpture is freestanding. Please contact the department on +44 (0) 207 293 6424 if you have any questions regarding the present work.
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