Edward Everett Hale (1822-1909)
Plaster with light brown patination
Overall: 12 x 9 3/4 x 1 in. (30.5 x 24.8 x 2.5 cm)
Gift of Pam B. Schafler in loving memory of Sidney Bressler
Inscribed, recto, upper left, in raised letters: EDWARD EVERETT HALE
Inscribed, recto, lower left, Copyright, 1902, by George T. Tobin
Inscribed, verso, center: No. 1 / Sept. 18th / 1902
The plaster is accompanied by a brown paper wrapper, inscribed in black ink, possibly in the artist's hand:
Edward Everett (torn)[Hale] / No. 1 Plaster cast of / Medallion used for / the bronze reproduction / in the Harvard Club. / N.Y.
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