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An image of Meum by Sir Jacob Epstein
Alternate image of Meum by Sir Jacob Epstein

Sir Jacob Epstein

(United States of America, England 10 Nov 1880 – 19 Aug 1959)

Other titles:
Meum Lindsell-Stewart
Media category
Materials used

32.3 x 18.0 x 29.5 cm; 5.2 cm base [height]

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Purchased 1933
Accession number
© The Estate of Jacob Epstein/Tate, London 2003
Not on display
Bibliography (10)

Robert Black, The art of Jacob Epstein, New York, 1942, 231. no, 51, as 1917

Richard Buckle, Jacob Epstein sculptor, London, 1963, 87. pl. 131

Sir Jacob Epstein and Arnold Haskell, The sculptor speaks: Jacob Epstein to Arnold L. Haskell: a series of conversations of art, London, 1931, 173.

Ernest Brown and Phillips Ltd, London, Catalogue of an exhibition of the sculpture of Jacob Epstein, London, 1917., (plaster, up to 6)

Robert Haines, Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Rodin and Modern British Sculpture', pg. 151-154, Sydney, Jul 1963, cover (illus.).

the Masters, The Adelaide Festival of Arts 1960: Souvenir catalogue of special exhibitions at the National Gallery of South Australia, Sculpture, Adelaide, 1960. 2

National Portrait Society London, 7th annual exhibition, London, 1918. 49?

Queensland Art Gallery, Epstein and Sickert, Brisbane, 1954. 1

Evelyn Silber, The sculpture of Epstein, Oxford, 1986, (illus.). 76 (2)

Sydney Ure Smith, Art in Australia, 'Recent Purchases for the National Art Gallery of NSW', pg. 8-15, Sydney, May 1934, 8, 11.

Exhibition history (6)

The sculpture of Jacob Epstein, The Leicester Galleries, London, Feb 1917–Mar 1917

The National Portrait Society: 7th annual exhibition, 1918, Grosvenor Gallery, London, England, 1918–1918

National Art Gallery of NSW purchases, Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd, London, 20 Sep 1933–07 Oct 1933

Epstein and Sickert, Queensland Art Gallery, South Brisbane, 14 May 1954–14 Jun 1954

Sculpture by the Masters: Adelaide Festival of Arts 1960, National Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, 12 Mar 1960–26 Mar 1960

Crowning glory, Lewers Bequest and Penrith Regional Art Gallery, Emu Plains, 13 Jul 2013–15 Sep 2013