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Lot 1012Harriet Whitney Frishmuth
American, 1880-1980
Laughing Waters
Inscribed 19©29 / HARRIET W FRISHMUTH and stamped Gorham Co. Founders / QGOA at the base
Bronze with a rich brown patina
Height 15 3/4 inches (40 cm)

Provenance:
The artist
Grand Central Art Galleries, New York

Literature:
Charles N. Aronson, Sculptured Hyacinths, New York, 1973, pp. 183-85, illustration of another example
Janis Conner, Frank Hohmann, Leah Rosenblatt Lehmbeck, Thayer Tolles et al, Captured Motion: The Sculpture of Harriet Whitney Frishmuth, A Catalogue of Works, New York, 2006, no. 1929:5, pp. 37, 97, 102, 112-15, 200, 201, 259, 281, another example illustrated

A letter accompanying this lot, signed by the artist, intimates that it was cast in 1937 or earlier.



Sold for $15,120
Estimate $10,000-15,000

light wear to the patina.


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