Mother and Child
Type Sculpture , Statue , Fountain
Seated bronze female figure with horizontally streaming hair, holding young child between knees. Left arm around child's back, right arm slightly elevated. Figures sit on assortment of childrens toys and animals amongst which are the fountain taps and bowls. Sculpture set on octagonal slate plinth with inscription bands around centre.
Incised around plinth: THE ONLY REPLICA OF A STATUE IN HYDE PARK GIVEN TO THE PEOPLE OF CWMBRAN BY MEPC plc IN ASSOCIATION WITH THE CWMBRAN DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION AND CWMBRAN ARTS TRUST UNVEILED ON 6 JULY 1982 BY SIR GERALD THORLEY TD FRICS CHAIRMAN OF MEPC plc
Related works : Replica of work in Hyde Park. See also TOR006: Weather Figures and TOR008: Wildlife Mural.
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