Leon Underwood African Madonna Bronze machete

 

Leon Underwood [1890-1975] African Madonna Bronze with a dark brown patination and signed Leon U IV/VIII. The 4th of 8 machetes 36cm high and mounted on a wood base. The previous owner was  Mirfield theological college in West Yorkshire and this piece is documented in 'The Sculpture of Leon Underwood' by Ben Whitworth.

 

Leon Underwood African Madonna Bronze machete