N05040 SUSANNA c. 1925
Inscr. ‘Dobson ⅓’ on base.
Bronze, 23×16×13 (58×41×33).
Presented by the Contemporary Art Society 1939.
Coll: Purchased by the C.A.S. from an unrecorded source (probably the artist) 1926.
Repr: Stanley Casson, Artists at Work, 1933, p.36; Earp, 1945, pl.5 (the plaster), as of 1923; John Russell, From Sickert to 1948, 1948, pl.85.
Another bronze is in the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, U.S.A., and a third is in the National Museum of Wales, Cardiff. A clay for the bronze is reproduced in Mortimer, 1926, pl.10, and dated 1925.
The name has sometimes been spelt ‘Susannah’.
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I