F. Derwent Wood Torso of a Girl 1903

Artwork details

Artist
F. Derwent Wood 1871–1926
Title
Torso of a Girl
Date 1903
Medium Plaster
Dimensions Object: 1080 x 216 x 312 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Transferred from the Victoria & Albert Museum 1983
Reference
T03777
Not on display

Catalogue entry

T03777 Torso of a Girl 1903

Plaster 42 1/2 × 8 1/2 × 12 1/4 (1080 × 216 × 312)
Inscribed ‘F. Derwent Wood 1903’ on r. of base
Transferred from the Victoria and Albert Museum 1983
Prov: Presented to the Victoria and Albert Museum by Mrs Derwent Wood 1927 (A. 52–1927)
Exh: International Society of Sculptors, Painters and Carvers, New Gallery, January–March 1904 (351); Franco-British Exhibition, 1908 (1411); Works by the late Sir Hamo Thornycroft, R.A., and F. Derwent Wood, R.A., RA winter 1927 (168)
Repr: Art Journal, 1904, p.51; Eric G. Underwood, A Short History of English Sculpture, 1933, pl.34

The sculpture was previously catalogued as 6128, and described in error as having been transferred to the Tate Gallery in 1952.

Published in:
The Tate Gallery 1982-84: Illustrated Catalogue of Acquisitions, London 1986

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