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Contemporary, plaster cast, inspired after the 18th century version by John Cheere (British, 1709-1787), raised rectangular foundry mark to verso.
HOA 22 1/2 in.From the Personal Collection of Mr. William Ivey Long, Seaboard, North Carolina and New York, New York
This sculpture was used as a prop for the 2005 film version of The Producers
, after Mel Brooks' award winning Broadway musical.
Good estate condition; some scattered smudges and surface accretions; vertical casting seam visible to middle.