Model of the Head of Arthur St Clair Anstruther Thomson by Aimé-Jules Dalou

Bust of a little boy with long hair gazing to the right.


Plaster & ceramic
50 x 29 x 22 cm
Art Fund grant:
£10,000 ( Total: £42,000)
Acquired in:
W Agnew & Co

The full length marble statue is in the National Museums of Scotland.


Captain (later Colonel) John Anstruther Thomson and his wife, Maria Hamilton Gray, Charleton, Fife; thence by descent to Barow St Clair Bonde, Charleton, Fife, until 1999; private collection, England; W Agnew & Company Ltd.

Venue details

National Museum of Scotland Chambers Street, EDINBURGH Edinburgh EH1 1JF 0300 123 6789

Entry details

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