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Two sculptures by Bermudian artist Desmond Fountain are on auction at Christie's in London today.

'Sit Boy Sit', a patinated bronze model of a boy with a dog, 31 inches high, is valued between $4,700 and $7,800.

'Squirt', a 22-inch model of a girl with a sponge, is priced between $3,100 and $6,200.

Mr Fountain is an internationally acclaimed sculptor and a Fellow of the Royal Society of British Sculptors, and has a gallery at Elbow Beach Hotel.

Both items are dated for sale today, and can be viewed at

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Published February 28, 2012 at 8:00 am (Updated February 28, 2012 at 8:57 am)

Bermudian artist's work to be auctioned today

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