In the 1930s Epstein embarked upon a series of landscape and flower studies which were highly unusual in his oeuvre.
Sunflowers by Sir Jacob Epstein, 1936
© Tate, London 2009
- 60 x 44 cm
- Acquired in:
- Bequeathed by:
- Beatrice Moresby through The Art Fund
Renowned as an avant-garde sculptor, Epstein reverted in these works to a more orthodox subject-matter and style. Part of a bequest of 28 works to the Art Gallery of New South Wales by Beatrice Moresby through the Art Fund in memory of her mother Joan Morrisby.
Mrs Beatrice Moresby