27 February 2013
Gertrude Katherine Lathrop (1896-1986)
inscribed 'G.K. Lathrop © 1929' and stamped 'GORHAM CO. FOUNDERS QGEZ' (along the base)
bronze with rich greenish-brown patina
7½ in. (19.1 cm.) high
Schmidgall Collection, New York.
Christie's, New York, 10 June 1992, lot 370.
Acquired by the present owner from the above.
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B.G. Proske, Brookgreen Gardens Sculpture, Murrell's Inlet, South Carolina, 1968, p. 412.
Another example of this sculpture was placed in the collection of Brookgreen Gardens, Murrell's Inlet, South Carolina in 1937.
Please note the correct dates for the artist are 1896-1986.
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