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Harry Jackson (American, 1924-2011) Pony Express III

Auction:
3100B
Lot:
269
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$2,214$1,800

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3100B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 11, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Harry Jackson (American, 1924-2011)

Pony Express III
Inscribed "© Harry Jackson 1978" in ink on the base; signed and dated in the bronze "© Harry Jackson 1977," incised with cast number "PEIII 43P," with a foundry stamp "WFS/ITALIA" and the artist's thumbprint, all on the bronze base.
Cold patinated bronze, height 8 1/4 in. (20.9 cm), on a black marble plinth.
Condition: Minor chips to the patina at the brim of the hat, dust and dirt to the interstices.

N.B. The lot is accompanied by a color copy of the Certificate of Origin for the sculpture, signed by Harry Jackson and dated October 25, 1982, presented in a folder from Wyoming Foundry Studios Incorporated. The certificate states that the edition is limited to 350 dated, numbered, and foundry marked painted bronze castings, made using the lost wax method in the artist's private studio-foundry, the Wyoming Foundry Studios, in Camaiore, Italy.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Height 9 1/2 inches including plinth.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Italy, Camaiore, Harry Jackson, Metalworking, Patina, Visual arts

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