The Bathers

The Bathers or One More Step and In We Go, 1878
Edward Stephens (1815-1882)
Marble
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Image © Russell-Cotes Art Gallery and Museum

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The Bathers (also known as One More Step and In We Go)

This sculpture was exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1878. It depicts a tender image of a mother and child, preparing to take a paddle. Edward Stephens was brought up in Exeter. He was a pupil of E. H. Bailey, who created Nelson’s Column in Trafalgar Square, London.

 

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