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PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR

Harriet Whitney Frishmuth
1880-1980
JOY OF THE WATERS
Estimate
60,00080,000
LOT SOLD. 91,000 USD
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PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR

Harriet Whitney Frishmuth
1880-1980
JOY OF THE WATERS
Estimate
60,00080,000
LOT SOLD. 91,000 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

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Harriet Whitney Frishmuth
1880-1980
JOY OF THE WATERS
inscribed H.W. Frishmuth, Sc., with the Gorham Co. Founders QBKX foundry mark on the base
bronze, green patina
height: 44 in.
(111.8 cm)

Modeled in 1917, cast after 1920.


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Provenance

Sale: Skinner's, Boston, Massachusetts, 1995
Acquired by the present owner at the above sale

Literature

Beatrice Gilman Proske, Brookgreen Gardens Sculpture, Murrell's Inlet, South Carolina, 1968 ed., p. 224
Charles N. Aronson, Sculpted Hyacinths, New York, 1973, pp. 26, 107-109, 206, illustration of another example
Janis Conner and Joel Rosenkranz, Rediscoveries in American Sculpture: Studio Works 1893-1939, Austin, 1989, p. 410-41, p. 37, illustration of another example
Dick Kagan, "Sentinels of the Garden," Art at Auction, April 1996, p. 67
Janis Conner, Leah Rosenblatt Lehmbeck and Thayer Tolles, Captured Motion: The Sculpture of Harriet Whitney Frishmuth, A Catalogue of Works, New York, 2006, no. 1920:1, pp. 28, 66, 86, 200, 238, 277, 278, illustrated p. 238

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