05-11-2018 05-11-2018
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3100B Boston
May 11, 2018 10:00AMCalender
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John Quincy Adams Ward (American, 1830-1910) Henry Baldwin Hyde

$1,845$1,500
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3100B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 11, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

John Quincy Adams Ward (American, 1830-1910)

Henry Baldwin Hyde
Signed "J.Q.A WARD" on the left side of the base, subject identified on the front of the base.
Bronze with dark brown patina, height 20 in. (50.8 cm).
Condition: Dust and dirt to interstices.

N.B. Henry Baldwin Hyde (1834-1899) was an American businessman and founder of The Equitable Life Assurance Society of the United States in 1859. By the time of Hyde's death, The Equitable was the largest life insurance company in the world.

Provenance: Collection of Judge Jon Tom Staton, Edmond, Oklahoma.
Estimate $1,500-2,500


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Keywords

Equitable Life Assurance Society of the United States, The Equitable Life Assurance Society, Jon Tom Staton, B. Henry Baldwin Hyde, Edmond