10-05-2013 10-05-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
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October 5, 2013 10:00 AMCalender

Anna Coleman Ladd (American, 1878-1939) Night

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2676B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 05, 2013 10:00AM


Anna Coleman Ladd (American, 1878-1939)

Night, from the World War I memorial in Manchester-by-the-sea, Massachusetts, the demilune bronze plaque with low relief depiction of a corpse caught in barbed wire, with inscribed signature, lg. 19 7/8 in.

N. B. Ladd was an accomplished sculptor and novelist who received the French L├ęgion d'Honneur Crois de Chevalier for founding the Red Cross Studio for Portrait Masks for Mutilated Soldiers in Paris is 1918.
Estimate $500-700

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Anna Coleman Ladd