Curtis, Penelope (ed)
Patronage & practice. Sculpture on Merseyside.
Liverpool, Tate Gallery Publications 1989.
Folio. 136pp, many photo ills. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers, a little bumped at outer corners. Gavin Stamp’s copy, with his booklabel. A compliments slip with a brief ink message from the volume’s editor loosely inserted.
Excellent volume devoted to sculptors and sculpture collecting in Liverpool and Merseyside from the late eighteenth century onwards, including contributions from Gavin Stamp, Timothy Stevens (who writes interestingly on the sculptor George Frampton) and thirteen other scholars.