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    Sale 2029

    Fine American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    25 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 42

    Bessie Potter Vonnoh (1872-1955)

    'Butterflies'

    Price Realised  

    Bessie Potter Vonnoh (1872-1955)
    'Butterflies'
    inscribed 'Bessie Potter Vonnoh No. 11' (along the base)
    bronze with brown patina
    13 in. (33 cm.) high


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    Literature

    J. Conner and J. Rosenkranz, Rediscoveries in American Sculpture: Studio Works 1893-1939, Houston, Texas, 1989, pp. 163, 168.
    G. Reynolds, American Bronze Sculpture 1850 to the Present, Newark, New Jersey, 1984, p. 34, no. 37, another example illustrated.