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Inscription

inscribed on top of base, between hooves: W. Rimmer; inscribed on vertical edge of base by tail: [copyright symbol] / Cast by Kennedy Galleries Inc. 1967 / #2/15

Provenance

James Lincoln Borglum [1912-1986]; (Kennedy Galleries, Inc., New York); purchased 7 February 1968 by NGA.

Exhibition History
1969
In Memoriam, Ailsa Mellon Bruce, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1969, unnumbered checklist.
1974
Nineteenth-Century Sculpture, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1974, unnumbered checklist.
Bibliography
1970
American Paintings and Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1970: 174, repro.
1980
Wilmerding, John. American Masterpieces from the National Gallery of Art. National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1980: 36, repro.
1981
Weidman, Jeffrey. "William Rimmer, Critical Catalogue Raisonné." 7 vols. Ph.D. dissertation, Indiana University, Bloomington, 1981: 1:no. 39C, 327.
1988
Wilmerding, John. American Masterpieces from the National Gallery of Art. Rev. ed. National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1988: 43, repro.
1994
Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1994: 195, repro.
2000
Butler, Ruth, and Suzanne Glover Lindsay, with Alison Luchs, Douglas Lewis, Cynthia J. Mills, and Jeffrey Weidman. European Sculpture of the Nineteenth Century. The Collections of the National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogue. Washington, D.C., 2000: 440-452, color repro.