N04479 MARJORIE 1928
Inscr. ‘E.D. Allan 1928’ b.r.
Bronze, 14 1/2×8×9 (37×20×23).
Chantrey Purchase from the artist 1929.
Exh: R.A., 1929 (1407).
Lit: Eric Underwood, A Short History of English Sculpture, 1933, p.173.
The sitter is Miss Marjorie Thomasson, daughter of Franklin Thomasson and wife of Robert Lathbury of Longham Wood, Mayfield, Sussex. The bust was commissioned by the sitter to give to her father just before she went abroad in 1928.
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I