4 March 2003
Thomas Eakins (1844-1916)
inscribed and dated 'Eakins 1888' (along the top edge)--stamped 'Modern/Art/FDRY./N.Y /4' (along the right edge)
bronze with dark brown patina
11 x 23½ in. 27.9 x 59.7 cm.)
By descent in the family to the present owner.
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G. Hendricks, The Life and Works of Thomas Eakins, New York, 1974, p. 154, illustration of another example
This model was cast in an edition of 9.
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