(1909 - 1992)
Sam Tonkiss was active/lived in England. Sam Tonkiss is known for realist portrait bust sculpture, male heads.
Biography Sam Tonkiss
Samuel Tonkiss was born in Shropshire and moved to West Yorkshire where he worked as a journalist in the early 1960s. He began to sculpt a series of portrait busts, some of which were cast in Limited Editions. An earlier sculpture of Lowry circa 1971 is exhibited in the National Portrait Gallery.