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Wading Female Figure (Choephora) (Study for Cornucopia 2): M.8-1977

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Wading Female Figure (Choephora) (Study for Cornucopia 2)


Sculptor: Dobson, Frank




Bronze, cast. Standing woman truncated above the knees. She wears her hair in a bun and looks downwards and to her right. Her left arm is bent at the elbow and rests across her back. The right arm is by her side, supporting the mouth of a cornucopia.

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Keith Baynes

Measurements and weight

Height: 19.5 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1977) by Baynes, Keith


20th Century, Early
George V
Production date: AD 1925


Study for Cornucopia (1925-7) in Ham Hill stone, no. 26 in Frank Dobson, Arts Council, 1966

People, subjects and objects depicted


  • Sculpture UK

Components of the work

Sculpture Depth 6.7 cm Height 19.3 cm Width 8.9 cm
Plinth Depth 9.9 cm Height 3.1 cm Width 9.8 cm

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Casting (process) : Bronze, cast

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.8-1977
Primary reference Number: 13403
External ID: CAM_CCF_M_8_1977
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Saturday 14 March 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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