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Inscription

on the base, right: copyright 1893; on the base, left: A.Phimister Proctor 1893-8

Provenance

Mabel Stevens Smithers [b. 1868], Greenwich, Connecticut; bequest 18 April 1952 to the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.; acquired 2015 by the National Gallery fo Art.

Exhibition History
1999
Paris 1900: The "American School" at the Universal Exposition, Montclair Art Museum, New Jersey; Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia; Columbus Museum of Art, Ohio; Elvehjem Museum of Art, University of Wisconsin, Madison; Musee Carnavalet, Paris, 18 September 1999 - 29 April 2001, unnumbered catalogue, fig. 25 (not shown in Paris, but illustrated in the French catalogue).
2009
American Bronzes from the Collection, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 29 April 2009 - 2013, no catalogue.
Bibliography
2001
Bruson, Jean-Marie, and Fischer, Diane P., eds. Paris 1900: Les Artistes Américains à l'Exposition Universelle. Exh. cat. Musée Carnavalet, Paris, 2001: 33, 34 fig. 21 (not in the exhibition).
2003
Hassrick, Peter H. Wildlife and Western Heroes: Alexander Phimister Proctor, Sculptor. Fort Worth, 2003: 102-103.