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Antonio Salemme (American, 1892-1995) Portrait Head of Doctor Fred Squier Dunn, New York

Auction:
2664M
Lot:
361
Sold for:
$210$175

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Auction:
Discovery - 2664M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
July 17, 2013 2:00PM

Description:

Antonio Salemme (American, 1892-1995)

Portrait Head of Doctor Fred Squier Dunn, New York. Signed and dated "Antonio Salemme/1952" in the bronze at the back of the neck and titled, inscribed, and dated "Doctor/Fred Squier Dunn/New York 1952" at the back of the bronze base. Bronze with verdigris patina, height 14 1/4 in., mounted to a black marble plinth. Condition: Dust and dirt to interstices.

N.B. Fred Squier Dunn (1896-1982) was an eminent plastic surgeon, dentist, and oral surgeon, as well as a veteran of World War I who served as a first lieutenant in the balloon corps of the United States Air Service.
Estimate $250-350


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Antonio Salemme, Fred Squier Dunn, Head of Doctor, Portrait Head, First Lieutenant, United States Air Service, eminent plastic surgeon , dentist, and oral surgeon, B. Fred Squier Dunn

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