Crown door William Brotherstone
Het beeld is in juli 2007 weggehaald. Alle bronzen beelden die in het park stonden zijn in veiligheid gebracht nadat dieven een ander bronzen kunstwerk van William Brotherstone hadden ontvreemd. Brons bracht drie euro per kilo op.
William Brotherstone (1943, Engeland)
William Brotherston was born in Edinburgh in 1943, and brought up in the south of England and Edinburgh. He studied Sculpture at Edinburgh College of Art (1965 - 1971) after a degree in History and Fine Art at Cambridge University, and taught in the School of Sculpture at Edinburgh College of Art from 1971 until retirement in 2003.
As well as having belonged to various artistsí organizations in Scotland, Brotherston has been a member of the Royal Scottish Academy since 1979 and a member of the Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop since its early days. His work has been exhibited regularly in Scotland and abroad, and is held in public and private collections. He currently lives and works in Edinburgh.
Foto: mei 2006