Edward Francis McCartan (USA 1879-1947 New York)
Bronze, gilt, dark brown patina 60 x 38.9 x 32.5 cm (23.5 x 15.3 x 12.8 in.) 66 x 43.1 x 35.6 cm (26 x 17 x 14 in.) (with base) Mounted on original period wood base Signed, dated, and numbered on top of base
Private collection, Long Island, New York, since 1960s; Acquired from the above; Sotheby’s American Paintings, Drawings, & Sculpture Sale, 1 December 2004, Lot 132; A Distinguished Private Collection, New York, NYLiterature
The National Sculpture Society, Catalogue of the Exhibition of American Sculpture held by the National Sculpture Society, MCMXXIII, New York 1923, pp. 164-65, ill. p. 165; Tolles, Thayer (ed.) American Sculpture in the Metropolitan Museum of Art: Volume II. A Catalogue of Works by Artists Born between 1865 and 1885, New York 2001, cat. no. 292, ill. p. 639 (cast no. 1 of the edition illustrated); Proske, Beatrice Gilman, Brookgreen Gardens Sculpture, South Carolina 1968, p. 22; Royal Cortissoz, The Sculpture of Edward McCartan: The Winter Academy, Scribner’s Magazine 83, 1928, pp. 236-44; Altshuler, Daniel Irving, America’s Sculptural Heritage: Anchored in Gloucester, Gloucester, Massachussetts, 1998 (ex. cat.), (cast no. 14 ill. on cover page)
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