BOOK – ART – JOHN SKEAPING (EQUINE SCULPTOR) – DRAWN FROM LIFE

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Drawn From Life is the autobiography of John Skeaping, one of the most celebrated British sculptors of the 20th century, racehorses being a speciality with Hyperion, Brigadier Gerard and Mill Reef just three of the many bronze statues of racing greats he has made

This is a first edition published by William Collins in Glasgow in 1977 - it is 253 page hardback, blue cloth cover with gilded lettering on the spine complete with dustjacket measuring 8.75" (22cm) x 6" (15cm) x 1.25" (3.5cm) ISBN 00002160285

The book itself is in very good condition with no written dedications or age related discolouration – as you can see from the photos, the dustjacket is also in good condition, it has no fading to the spine with just a small sign of wear on the top corner and has been price-clipped

A good quality publication, this is a collectable book and a great read for anyone with an interest in equine art or 20th century sculpture, it will make a fine addition to any art or racing library

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