22 September 2015
Robert Tait McKenzie (1867-1938)
inscribed 'Copyright/R•Tait McKenzie/1906' and stamped 'ROMAN BRONZE WORKS N-Y-' (along the base)
bronze with variegated dark green patina
13 in. (33 cm.) high on a 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm.) high marble base
Modeled in 1906.
Sotheby's, London, 25 November 1987, lot 65.
Acquired by the present owner from the above.
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A.J. Kozar, The Sport Sculpture of R. Tait McKenzie, Champaign, Illinois, 1992, p. 45, no. IX, another example illustrated.
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