12 September 2007,
Price realised USD 10,000
USD 10,000 - USD 15,000
Charles Henry Niehaus (1855-1935)
inscribed 'C.H. Niehaus.Sc.1901' (on the base)
35¼ in. (89.5 cm.) high
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Modeled circa 1883-85, Caestus was first cast in 1901. Other examples are in the collections of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, the Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York, and the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C..
T. Tolles, ed., American Sculpture in The Metropolitan Museum of Art: A Catalogue of Works by Born before 1865, vol. I, New York, 1999, pp. 356-57, another example illustrated.
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