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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF CATHERINE AUCHINCLOSS: A REFINED EYE

Augustus Saint-Gaudens
HEAD OF VICTORY
Estimate
50,00070,000
LOT SOLD. 175,000 USD
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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF CATHERINE AUCHINCLOSS: A REFINED EYE

Augustus Saint-Gaudens
HEAD OF VICTORY
Estimate
50,00070,000
LOT SOLD. 175,000 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

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Augustus Saint-Gaudens
1848 - 1907
HEAD OF VICTORY
inscribed Niki-Eiphnh; also inscribed A.Saint.Gaudens M.C.M.V. with the Gorham Co. Founders foundry mark
bronze
height: 8 1/4 inches (21 cm) on a 4 3/4 inch (12.1 cm) marble base
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Literature

Lewis C. Hind, Augustus Saint-Gaudens, New York, 1908
Homer Saint-Gaudens, ed., The Reminiscences of Augustus Saint-Gaudens, New York, 1913, vol. II, pp. 290-91
Buckner Hollingsworth, Augustus Saint-Gaudens, New York, 1948, p. 50, illustration of another example
Albert T.E. Gardner, American Sculpture, New York, 1965, pp. 54-55
John H. Dryfhout, The Work of Augustus Saint-Gaudens, Hanover, New Hampshire 1982, no. 185, pp. 257, 258, illustrations of other examples
Kathryn Greenthal, Augustus Saint-Gaudens: Master Sculptor, Boston, Massachusetts, 1985, p. 175, illustration of another example p. 32
John H. Dryfhout, Henry Duffy, Gregory C. Schwarz et al., Augustus Saint-Gaudens, 1848-1907: A Master of American Sculpture, Boston, Massachusetts, 1999, p. 138, illustration of another example
Thayer Tolles, ed., American Scuplture in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1999, no. 137, pp. 321-22, illustration of another example
Thayer Tolles, Augustus Saint-Gaudens in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New Haven, Connecticut, 2009, illustration of another example fig. 63, p. 53

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