Richard Garbe Sea Lion 1929

Artwork details

Richard Garbe 1876–1957
Sea Lion
Date 1929
Medium Stone
Dimensions Object: 756 x 552 x 235 mm
Acquisition Presented by the Trustees of the Chantrey Bequest 1929
Not on display

Catalogue entry

N04480 SEA LION 1929
Inscr. ‘Richard Garbe 1929’ on back of base.
Verde di Prato, 29 3/4×21 3/4×9 1/4 (75.5×55.5×23.5); part of the stone at lower right has broken off.

Chantrey Purchase from the artist 1929.

Exh: R.A., 1929 (1527).
Lit: Kineton Parkes, The Art of Carved Sculpture, 1, 1931, p.41; Herbert Maryon, Modern Sculpture, 1933, p.231, repr. pl.1.
Repr: National Gallery, Millbank [Tate Gallery], Review of the Acquisitions, 1927–29, 1930, p.40.

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

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