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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, Statuettes by British & French sculptors of today, 1902.

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

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