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Two life-sized figures of artisans carrying a heavy slab between them, their faces showing the effort involved. The heavy object is a metaphor for the passing of the trade skills and work ethic from one generation to another.

Date

2012

Medium

weathering steel

Measurements

H 170 x W 210 x D 60 cm

Accession number

TS6_HJC_S031

Acquisition method

commissioned by Gentoo

Work type

Statue

Owner

Gentoo

Custodian

Gentoo

Work status

extant

Unveiling date

29th November 2012

Access

at all times

Signature/marks description

on the right side of the plank: Ray Lonsdale 2012

Inscription description

on the left side of the plank: Blank Canvas


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Normanby Road, South Bank, Lakenby

TS6 6SD

Located near St John The Evangelist Church.