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An image of The bather by Sir Hamo Thornycroft
Alternate image of The bather by Sir Hamo Thornycroft

Sir Hamo Thornycroft

(England 09 Mar 1850 – 18 Dec 1925)

Title
The bather
Year
1898
Media category
Sculpture
Materials used
bronze
Dimensions

58.4 cm

Signature & date
Signed and dated, "Hamo Thorncroft 1898".
Credit
Gift of Mr F.J. Wallis 1925
Accession number
772
Location
19th c European art
Bibliography (6)

Susan Beattie, The New Sculpture, London, 1983, 196, 251.

Fine Art Society PLC, British sculpture 1850-1914: a loan exhibition of sculpture and medals sponsored by the Victorian Society, 1968.

Fine Art Society PLC, Statuettes by British & French sculptors of today, 1902.

Peter Laverty (Editor), Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, Sydney, Jan 1972, (illus.).

Elfrida Manning, "Marble and bronze": the art and life of Hamo Thornycroft, London, 1982. fig. 116 a&b and half-size bronze fig. 118

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Studio, 'Art in 1898', London, 1898, 135 (illus.).

Exhibition history (2)

Statuettes by British & French sculptors of today, Fine Art Society PLC, London, 1902–1902

British sculpture 1850-1914: a loan exhibition of sculpture and medals sponsored by the Victorian Society, Fine Art Society PLC, London, 30 Sep 1968–30 Oct 1968