Sale 21FA03 | Lot 1051

Jo (Joseph) Davidson

Catalogue: Fine Art
Jo (Joseph) Davidson

Lot Details

Lot 1051
Jo (Joseph) Davidson
American, 1883-1952
Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney, 1916
Signed and dated JO DAVIDSON / NY 1916 on the back of sitter's left shoulder
Bronze with a brown patina, cast circa 1982
Height 23 inches (58.4 cm)

Provenance:
Richard Mellon Scaife (1932-2014), Ligonier, PA
Sale, Clars Auction, Oakland, CA, Aug. 23, 2015
Private collection, New York, NY

Literature:
American Sculpture in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Vol. 2, p. 705, no. 346, illus. of another cast

Another cast of this model is in the collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. It was a gift of Dr. Maury P. Leibovitz, 1982, who had acquired the estate of the artist.


Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000
Unsold

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Scattered scuffs and scratches. The most noticeable ones appear on the back of her shoulder near the signature.


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Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000
Unsold

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