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Lamia No. 2

Sargent, Francis William 1870-1960, c. 1910, Sculpture: bronze, 31

Born in Hampstead, London, the son of a barrister, Sargant studied at the Slade School of Art, London and later in Florence and Munich.  For most of his career he lived in Florence, where he had a studio and where he worked largely in the medium of marble.  He exhibited his work in London, Paris and Munich.  Lamia was given anonymously through the LACF in 1958.