25 September 2008
PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED MARYLAND COLLECTION
Henry Hering (1874-1949)
inscribed with monogram 'HH' and 'MCM**' (on the base)--inscribed 'Copyright Henry Hering MCMXI' and stamped 'Roman Bronze Works N.Y.' (along the base)
bronze with brown patina
21 in. (53.3 cm.) high
Private collection, New York.
Estate of the above.
Private collection, New York and Washington, D.C., acquired from the above, circa 1931.
Acquired by the present owner from the above, March 10 1971.
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B.G. Proske, Brookgreen Gardens Sculpture, Murrell's Inlet, South Carolina, 1968, p. 132.
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