Sculpture: portrait head:"Donald"/ "Young New Zealander"

James Johnstone
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Bronze portrait head of young Caucasian, tiled "Donald/Young New Zealander". Accepted for the Exhibition of the Royal Scottish Academy of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture, 1947. Previously reproduced in "Art in New Zealand Year Book: 1946" titled "Donald".
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Height: 440mm (17 5/16")
Width: 17.5cm (6 7/8")
Depth (3-D Object): 215mm (8 7/16")
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Marks/Inscriptions: "Donald", "Young New Zealander" "J A Johnstone 1945"; Type of mark: Inscription; Method: Incised; Notes: Titled "Donald" on right side of neck. Noted as unsigned in Ngarita Johnstone's notes but there 'J A Johnstone 1945' incised near the title on back of neck.
Marks/Inscriptions: 'Accepted Royal Scottish Academy 1947'; Type of mark: Message Body; Method: Hand-written; Notes: In black permanent ink underneath.




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