Sale 20PT01 | Lot 2

Harriet Whitney Frishmuth

Catalogue: Important Paintings
Harriet Whitney Frishmuth

Lot Details

Lot 2
Harriet Whitney Frishmuth
American, 1880-1980
Joy of the Waters, 1917
Signed Harriet W. Frishmuth, dated 1912, and inscribed Roman Bronze Works Inc. on the base
Bronze with light green patina
Height 61 inches (154.9 cm)
Piped for a fountain

Provenance:
James Graham and Sons, New York, circa 1970s
Private collection

Literature:
C.N. Aronson, Sculptured Hyacinths, New York, 1973, pp. 26, 107-09, illus.
J. Conner, J. Rosenkranz, Rediscoveries in American Sculpture: Studio Works, 1893-1939, Austin, Texas, 1989, pp. 38, 40-41, 42n13, 191
T. Tolles, ed., American Sculpture in the Metropolitan Museum of Art: A Catalogue of Works by Artists Born between 1865 and 1885, vol. II, New York, 2001, p. 640
J. Conner, L.R. Lehmbeck, T. Tolles, F.L. Hohmann III, Captured Motion, The Sculpture of Harriet Whitney Frishmuth: A Catalogue of Works, New York, 2006, pp. 28, 66, 79n80, 86, 200, 236, 277-78, no. 1917:3, another example illustrated


Estimate: $80,000 - $120,000
Sold for $75,000 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

In good overall condition with some light rubbing to the patina in the high points.


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Estimate: $80,000 - $120,000
Sold for $75,000 (includes buyer's premium)

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