Overall: 18 x 17 x 13 3/8 in. ( 45.7 x 43.2 x 34 cm )
signed: proper left top of base: "JOHN ROGERS/NEW YORK"
inscribed: top proper left of base: "PATENT NOV. 13TH 1888"
inscribed: front of base: "POLITICS"
Articles, Scrapbooks of miscellaneous clippings, etc. about John Rogers, Vols. 1, 3, New York Historical Society.
Daily Evening Transcript, Boston, Oct. 19, 1888, p. 6.
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. 78.
Smith, Mrs. and Mrs. Chetwood, Rogers Groups: Thought and Wrought by John Rogers, Boston: Charles E. Goodspeed & Co., 1934, pp.96-7.
Wallace, David H., John Rogers, The People's Sculptor, Middleton, CT: Wesleyan University Press, 1967, pp. 155, 260, 294, 296.
Bleier, Paul and Meta, John Rogers Statuary, Atglen, PA: Schiffer Publishing Ltd., 2001, pp. 206-7.
Gift of Mr. Samuel V. Hoffman
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