28 September 2010
Harriet Whitney Frishmuth (1880-1980)
'Pushing Men Bookends'
each, inscribed 'HARRIET W. FRISHMUTH © 1912' and stamped 'GORHAM CO. FOUNDERS QLR' with foundry device (along the base)
each, bronze with brown patina
each, 7¾ in. (19.7 cm.) high (2)
Private collection, New York.
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J. Conner, L.R. Lehmbeck, T. Tolles and F.L. Hohmann III, Captured Motion, The Sculpture of Harriet Whitney Frishmuth: A Catalogue of Works, New York, 2006, p. 226, another example illustrated.
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