Tyne and Wear HER(11045): Kibblesworth, Bowes Railway Path, 'Carved Seats' - Details
Kibblesworth, Bowes Railway Path, 'Carved Seats'
1994 by Chris Sell assisted by Primetime Sculptors. Two high-backed wooden chairs set against a hedge overlooking fields towards Birtley. Each chair is carved in relief with designs in contrasting yellows and greens - the left chair has a farmer and tractor on the top and a plough and harness on the front, the right chair has a miner in a bucket on the top and a shovel on the front. Commissioned by Gateshead MBC.
Paul Usherwood, Jeremy Beach and Catherine Morris, 2000, Public Sculpture of North-East England, p 82