N03005 ORPHEUS AND EURYDICE c. 1905–7
Inscr. ‘C R’ on back of base.
Bronze, 13 1/4×9 3/4×6 (33·5×24×15).
Presented by Francis Howard through the National Loan Exhibitions Committee 1914.
Coll: Purchased by Francis Howard from the artist 1914.
Exh: International Society, January–March 1907 (91); A Century of Art, Grafton Galleries, June–July 1911 (118); International Society, autumn 1914 (among works purchased for presentation to the Tate).
A painting of the same subject, but different in composition, was lent to the R.A., Late Members, 1933, by Sir Edmund Davis (339).
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, II