John Gutzon de la Mothe Borglum
Maquette for the Lincoln Memorial in Newark, New Jersey, 1910
Signed, dedicated and dated With love / to Paul Warburg / Gutzon Borglum / 1910 on the top of the bench; stamped Gorham & Co. Founders on the rear edge of the bench
Bronze with greenish brown patina
20 1/2 x 27 x 17 inches
Paul Moritz Warburg, New York
By descent in the family
C The James P. and Joan M. Warburg Collection
Additional Notes & Condition Report
Self Portrait: The extreme tip of the upper left corner is missing, there is a 1/4 x 1 1/2 inch crease and a 1/8 inch tear at the upper edge and a 1/8 inch tear at the lower edge. Light stains.
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