Dame Elisabeth Frink, R.A.
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Dame Elisabeth Frink, R.A.
1930 - 1993
signed Frink and numbered 4/8 (on the base)
height: 24cm.; 9½in.; length: 33cm.; 13in.
depth: 10cm.; 4in.
Conceived in 1980, the present work is number 4 from the edition of 8.
The work appears sound. Overall the work appears to be in very good condition. There is some light burnishing along the dog's back and in places elsewhere. There is surface dust and dirt to the work in places, particularly in the crevices. The work is presented on an integral bronze base.
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Waddington Galleries, London
Sale, Christie's London, 22 May 1996, lot 85
Beaux Arts, London, where acquired by the present owner, 13 June 1996
Bryan Robertson (intro.), Elisabeth Frink: Catalogue Raisonne, Salisbury, 1984, no. 253, illustrated p. 192 (another cast)
Annette Ratuszniak (ed.), Elisabeth Frink, Catalogue Raisonné of Sculpture 1947-93, Lund Humphries, London, 2013, cat. no. FCR287, illustrated p. 145 (another cast)
Dorchester, Dorset County Museum, Elisabeth Frink: Sculpture and Drawings, 17 July - 18 September 1982, exhibition not numbered, illustrated in the catalogue n.p. (another cast)
London, Royal Academy, Elisabeth Frink: Sculpture and Drawings 1952-1984, 8 February - 24 March 1985, exhibition not numbered, illustrated in the catalogue n.p. (another cast)