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    FREDERIC REMINGTON (American, 1861-1909)
    The Sergeant, 1904
    Bronze with brown patina, authorized posthumous cast
    10-1/4 inches (26.0 cm) high
    Inscribed along the base: copyright by / Frederic Remington / R.B.W.
    Stamped and numbered in red ink on the underside: N. 76

    PROVENANCE:
    Private collection, New York.

    LITERATURE:
    B. Wear, The Bronze World of Frederic Remington, Tulsa, Oklahoma, 1966, pp. 76-77, 148, other examples illustrated;
    H. McCracken, The Frederic Remington Book: A Pictorial History of the West, Garden City, New York, 1966, p. 263, another example illustrated;
    P. Hassrick, Frederic Remington: Paintings, Drawings, and Sculpture in the Amon Carter Museum and the Sid W. Richardson Foundation Collections, New York, 1973, p. 200, no. 87, another example illustrated;
    P. Janis Broder, Bronzes of the American West, New York, 1974, p. 147, another example illustrated;
    M. Edward Shapiro, Cast and Recast: The Sculpture of Frederic Remington, Washington, D.C., 1981, pp. 53, 114-15, other examples illustrated;
    M.E. Shapiro, P. Hassrick et al., Frederic Remington: The Masterworks, New York, 1988, pp. 210-11, 267, pl. 224, another example illustrated;
    M.D. Greenbaum, Icons of the West: Frederic Remington's Sculpture, Odgensburg, New York, 1996, pp.113-15, 202, other examples illustrated.


    Condition Report*: Spots of minor oxidation; otherwise, no visible condition issues. The present work is an authorized posthumous cast.
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