bronze with dark brown patina
height: 19 1/2 in.
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inscribed Harriet W. Frishmuth and dated 1920 (on the base); stamped with the foundry mark Gorham Co. Founders / QBKE (along the base)
There is slight wear to the surface patina in areas including the figurer's torso. There are traces of dirt and dust on the base.
Charles N. Aronson, Sculptured Hyacinths, New York, 1973, pp. 102-06, 206, illustrated Janis Conner, Frank Hohmann, Leah Rosenblatt Lembreck & Thayer Tolles, Captured Motion: The Sculpture of Harriet Whitney Frishmuth, A Catalogue of Works, New York, 2006, no. 1920:1, pp. 148-49, 239, another example illustrated
The Estate of Charles N. Aronson, New York Heritage Auctions, New York, 31 October, 2004, lot 24109 (consigned by the above) Acquired from the above by the present owner