22 September 2015
Harriet Whitney Frishmuth (1880-1980)
Pushing Men: Bookends
each, inscribed 'HARRIET W. FRISHMUTH © 1912' (along the base)
each, bronze with brown patina
each, 7 ¾ in. (19.7 cm.) high
(2)Modeled in 1912.
Private collection, Tucson, Arizona; sold, Christies, New York, 31 May 1985, lot 269.
Acquired by the present owner from the above.
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J. Conner, L.R. Lehmbeck, T. Tolles, F.L. Hohmann III, Captured Motion: The Sculpture of Harriet Whitney Frishmuth, A Catalogue of Works, New York, 2006, p. 226, no. 1912:4, another example illustrated.
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