Lady Hare and Child
Signed and dated ’95, numbered 37/50, all in pencil
54 by 40.5 cm.; 21 ¼ by 16 in.
Sophie Ryder was born in London and studied combined arts at the Royal Academy School 1981-84. Although best known for her large scale wire sculptures she also uses other materials and drawing, painting and printmaker have always been a central part of her practice. Her work is populated by mystical creatures, the Hare and Minotour of Greek legend being frequent subjects. Her monumental sculptures are in many public collections.