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Flawless Crystal, (detail), 1949, bronze by Dora Gordine (1895–1991), © Dorich House Museum, Kingston University, photo credit: Dorich House Museum, Kingston University

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© ADAGP, Paris and DACS, London 2019, photo credit: Tate

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Talthybius, 1913, bronze by David McGill (c.1864–1937), photo credit: The Box (Plymouth City Council) / modified and used by Art UK under CC BY-NC

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