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.
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