Eric Kennington

Earth Child

c.1936–7

Artist
Eric Kennington 1888–1960
Medium
Limestone
Dimensions
Object: 1321 x 597 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Presented by the artist 1939
Reference
N05029

Not on display

Display caption

None

Gallery label, June 2001

Catalogue entry

N05029 EARTH CHILD c. 1936–7
 
Not inscribed.
Portland stone, 52×23 1/2×17 (132×59×43).
Presented by the artist 1939.

Carved about 1936 or 1937. The model was the artist's daughter.

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

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