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Washington Irving (1783-1859)

Washington Irving (1783-1859)
Title
Washington Irving (1783-1859)
Date 
1907
Medium 
Copper alloy
Dimensions 
Overall: 1/4 x 7 in. ( 0.6 x 17.8 cm )
Description 
Bas-relief portrait: Full faced image turned slightly to the left, in original cardboard box.
Credit Line 
Gift of The Saint Nicholas Society of the City of New York
Object Number 
1907.31
Marks 
inscriptions: Verso: "ST. NICHOLAS SOCIETY/DECEMBER 6 1907" box label: on back: "Original box label states: Modelled by Mr. H.K. Bush-Brown. REB Co." inscribed: on front of medalion: "EKB"
Gallery Label 
Washington Irving was one of the founders of the St. Nicholas Society, the donating institution.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group