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Second Portrait Of George Bernard Shaw (Head)

Jacob Epstein-Second Portrait Of George Bernard Shaw (Head)-1934

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Artwork:
Second Portrait Of George Bernard Shaw (Head)
Size:
height: 45 cm
Medium :
Bronze
Creation Year:
1934
Category :
Sculpture
Provenance :
Lady Epstein, the Artist's Widow, from whom acquired by the previous owner, 8th February 1961; Gifted from the previous to the present owner in 2012
Exhibition History :
London, Tate, Epstein, 25th September - 9th November 1952, cat. no.35 (another cast); London, Tate, Epstein: Arts Council Memorial Exhibition, 1961, cat. no.39 (this cast); Edinburgh, Edinburgh Festival Society, Epstein Memorial Exhibition, 19th August - 18th September 1961, cat. no.200 (this cast); New Jersey, Fairleigh Dickinson University, Rutherford, The Works of Sir Jacob Epstein from the Collection of Mr. Edward P. Schinman, February - April 1967, illustrated p.80 (another cast); Toronto, Dunkleman Gallery, May 1967 (another cast, details untraced).

Sotheby’s London

Date:
2017-04-05
Lot Number :
85
Low Estimate :
$18,659[0%]*
High Estimate :
$31,099[-40%]*
Hammer Price :
$18,659
Sold For :
$23,324*