Richard Garbe Autumn 1930

Artwork details

Artist
Richard Garbe 1876–1957
Title
Autumn
Date 1930
Medium Ivory
Dimensions Object: 914 x 210 x 178 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by the Trustees of the Chantrey Bequest 1930
Reference
N04549
Not on display

Catalogue entry

N04549 AUTUMN 1930
 
Inscr. ‘Richard Garbe ARA 1930’ on back near base.
Ivory on green bronze base, 36×8 1/4×7 (91.5×21×18).
Chantrey Purchase from the artist 1930.
Exh: R.A., 1930 (1578).
Repr: Herbert Maryon, Modern Sculpture, 1933, pl.173.

This carving was awarded the Silver Medal of the Royal Society of British Sculptors in 1930 for ‘the best work of the year by a British Sculptor in any way exhibited to the public in London’.

Published in:
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I

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