Lot 110: HARRIET WHITNEY FRISHMUTH | Star
20 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: bronze, green and brown patina on a 1/2 inch black base
Bronze with green and brown patina on 1/2 inch base. In good condition generally; nice, translucent, green-brown 'frishmuth' patina--with signs of wear in several areas
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Dimensions: height: 19 1/4 inches
Literature: Janis Conner, Leah Rosenblat Lehmbeck and Thayer Tolles, Captured Motion: The Sculpture of Harriet Whitney Frishmuth, A Catalogue of Works, New York, 2006, no. 1925:5, pp. 20, 30, 66, 99, 106, 143, 237 (another example illustrated)
Medium: bronze, green and brown patina on a 1/2 inch black base