Roland Frederick Martin

Aotearoa New Zealand, b.1887, d.1961

Boy on a donkey

  • Presented by the artist's brother Mr Leonard Martin, 1973
  • Bronze
  • 65 x 170 x 325mm
  • 73/258
  • 1951
earlier labels about this work
  • Ape to Zip, 13 May 2005 - 8 October 2006

    In the exhibition Ape to Zip this work was used for the letter C and was displayed with the following label: CARROTS a silly alphabet poem animal, boy, carrots dangling, encouraging forward: “giddyup horsey!” it jolts, keeps lurching, moving now (“oh please! quicker!”) restless sitter thinks: “undersized vegetables won't 'xcite your zebra!”