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Description
Randolph John Rogers
1825-1892
RUTH GLEANING
Signed Randolph Rogers and inscribed Rome
White marble
Height 47 inches
This sculpture represents the incident in Ruth II: 1-13. The original plaster cast is in the University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor; about twenty versions of this work were made in marble
Literature:
cf. Albert TenEyck Gardner, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, American Sculpture: A Catalogue of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Greenwich, Ct., 1965, pp.25-26, illus. no.99.7.1
Condition


Condition: Note that two fingers on right hand are missing. Accumulated superficial grime throughout (probably due to it being outside at some point). Needs a light cleaning. Surface pitted in areas, from being outside.

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1185: Randolph John Rogers 1825-1892 RUTH GLEANING

Estimate $8,000 - $12,000May 23, 2006
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