Sculpted figures by Rik Ryon

A collection of 6 sculptures using copper recovered from First World War shells and the debris of First World War dug outs: 1) Goodbye My Faithful Friend; 2) Shot At Dawn; 3) Christmas 1914; 4) Letter from The Salient; 5) Shell Shock; 6) Coming Home.

Details

Medium:
Copper & wood
Dimensions:
Various
Art Fund grant:
£3,923 ( Total: £3,923)
Acquired in:
2005
Vendor:
Rik Ryon

Provenance

The artist.

Venue details

Royal Irish Fusiliers Museum Sovereign's House, The Mall, ARMAGH County Armagh BT61 9DL 028 3752 2911 www.armymuseums.org.uk/museum/royal-fusiliers-regimental-museum/

Entry details

Free to all

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