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PROPERTY OF A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTOR

Harriet Whitney Frishmuth
REFLECTIONS
Estimate
80,000120,000
LOT SOLD. 125,000 USD
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PROPERTY OF A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTOR

Harriet Whitney Frishmuth
REFLECTIONS
Estimate
80,000120,000
LOT SOLD. 125,000 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

American Art

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Harriet Whitney Frishmuth
1880 - 1980
REFLECTIONS
inscribed HARRIET W FRISHMUTH © 1936 (on the base) and stamped ROMAN BRONZE WORKS INC (along the base)
bronze with grey-green patina
height: 56 1/4 inches (142.9 cm)
Modeled in 1930.
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Provenance

Erkine Studios, New York
Private collection (sold: Sotheby's, New York, June 2, 1983, lot 138)
Acquired by the present owner at the above sale

Literature

Charles N. Aronson, Sculptured Hyacinths, New York, 1973, pp. 186-87, illustration of another example
Janis Conner and Joel Rosenkranz, Rediscoveries in American Sculpture: Studio Works, 1893-1939, Austin, Texas, 1989, p. 41, illustration of another example
Janis Conner, Frank Hohmann, Leah Rosenblatt Lehmbeck, Thayer Tolles, et. al., Captured Motion: The Sculpture of Harriet Whitney Frishmuth, A Catalogue of Works, New York, 2006, no. 1930:4, pp. 207-09, 262, illustration of another example

Catalogue Note

Reflections was cast in an edition of twelve between 1931 and 1970. Gorham Manufacturing Company produced three examples and nine were cast by Roman Bronze Works, Inc., New York.

American Art

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New York