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’.
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I