Henry Poole The Little Apple c.1927

Artwork details

Artist
Henry Poole 1873–1928
Title
The Little Apple
Date c.1927
Medium Stone
Dimensions Object: 840 x 430 x 500 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by the Trustees of the Chantrey Bequest 1929
Reference
N04478
Not on display

Catalogue entry

N04478 THE LITTLE APPLE c. 1927

Not inscribed.
Stone, 32 1/2×17×20 (82·5×43×51).
Chantrey Purchase from the artist's widow through the Leicester Galleries 1929.
Exh: R.A., 1927 (1429); Leicester Galleries, January 1929 (10); R.A., Late Members, winter 1933 (581).
Lit: Connoisseur, LXXVIII, 1927, p. 188; Kineton Parkes, The Art of Carved Sculpture, 1931, I, pp.94–5, repr.
Repr: Royal Academy Illustrated, 1927, p.125; Studio, XCIII, 1927, p.424.

The artist's last important carving.

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

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