Sir W. Hamo Thornycroft, R. A. (1850-1925)
Insc. "Hamo Thornycroft 1881."
Height 23 inches
The Harris Museum and Art Gallery, Preston
In this final version — and in another sketch at the Tate — the blade is held downwards. In an earlier version in a private collection, the blade is held upwards. [British Sculpture 1850-1914, p. 33.]