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Kenneth Armitage was a world renown British sculptor. Kenneth Armitage was born in Leeds, England in the year 1916. His style was a blend of abstraction and realism.

Armitage attended the Slade School of Art and Leeds College of Art both located in London, England.

The artist served in the Royal Army.

In this clip a montage of works by Kenneth Armitage:

Price range information: Works range from $10,000 to $300,000.

Armitage was a participant in the Venice Biennial.

The artist was elected to the prestigious Royal Academy of Art.

Kenneth Armitage passed away in 2002 at the age of 85 years old.

What an interesting blend of abstraction and realism. Armitage’s style reminds me of some of the shaman portrayals of the great Inuit carvers.

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