Painted plaster with metal parts
Overall: 21 x 19 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. ( 53.3 x 49.5 x 24.1 cm )
signed: proper right top of base: "JOHN ROGERS/NEW YORK"
inscribed: front of base: "THE EDLER'S DAUGHTER"
Articles, Scrapbooks of miscellaneous clippings, etc. about John Rogers, Vols. 1, 3, 4, New York Historical Society.
Unattributed Article, Dec. 2, 1886, New York Historical Society, Miscellaneous Rogers Materials, Box 1.
Barck, Dorothy, "Rogers Group in the Museum of the New-York Historical Society," New-York Historical Society Quarterly, Vol. XVI, No. 3, October, 1932, p. 74.
Smith, Mrs. and Mrs. Chetwood, Rogers Groups: Thought and Wrought by John Rogers, Boston: Charles E. Goodspeed & Co., 1934, pp.94-5.
Wallace, David H., John Rogers, The People's Sculptor, Middleton, CT: Wesleyan University Press, 1967, pp. 119, 254-5, 295.
Bleier, Paul and Meta, John Rogers Statuary, Atglen, PA: Schiffer Publishing Ltd., 2001, pp. 198-9.
Gift of Mr. Samuel V. Hoffman
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