Katherine E. Wallis

His Best Toy

before 1910

Wallis spent much of her career studying and working throughout Europe and the United States, and is best known for her sculptures of children and animals. This bronze of a small boy at play captures the true spirit of childhood. The artist depicts her subject absorbed in a make-believe world of his own creation, conveying how the imagination
can provide endless entertainment.

Titre
His Best Toy
Date
before 1910
Technique
Sculpture
Matériaux
bronze
Dimensions
38.8 x 30 x 23.4 cm
Nationalité
Canadian
Mention de source
Purchased 1920
Numéro d'acquisition
1735