Kenneth Armitage


Kenneth Armitage, ‘People in the Wind’ 1950
People in the Wind 1950
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In Tate Britain


William Kenneth Armitage (18 July 1916 – 22 January 2002) was a British sculptor known for his semi-abstract bronzes.

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