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Figurehead head with dolphins and seagulls to the base, circa 1938
Unframed (ref: 6103)
Original plaster maquette
8 x 7 in.
Provenance: acquired directly from the artist’s son
Literature: James Woodford, Heraldic Sculpture and the Work of James Woodford, Ipswich 1972, p. 61
Woodford specialised in heraldic sculpture, most notable among which was his series of ten animals for the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, known as ‘The Queen’s Beasts’.