• Fine American Paintings, Drawi auction at Christies

    Sale 2285

    Fine American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    4 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 168

    Edward R. Thaxter (1857-1881)

    Reproof: Bust of a Young Girl

    Price Realised  

    Edward R. Thaxter (1857-1881)
    Reproof: Bust of a Young Girl
    signed 'E.R. Thaxter' (on the reverse)
    marble
    17½ in. high
    Executed circa 1878-80.


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    The present work is a detail from a lifesize figural work by the artist titled 'Reproof,' of the same execution date. The lifesize work is in the collection of the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C.