Puck on a toadstool
United States of America, Italy
09 Oct 1830 - 21 Feb 1908
86.3 cm height
Signature & date
Signed back of base, "HARRIET HOSMER...". Not dated.
Bequest of Judge Josephson 1892
Where the work was made
Referenced in 6 publications
N Cikovsky, The White marmorean flock: nineteenth century American women neoclassical sculptors, New York, 1972. no. 5, says 1856
Samuel Carter Hall (Editor), The Art Journal, London, 1875. says in or about 1855
Samuel Carter Hall (Editor), The Art Journal, London, 1866, 177.
Susan van Rensselaer, Antiques, 1963, 425-6. says 1855
Loredo Taft, History of American Sculpture, 1903, 205.
Margaret Wendell LaBarre, Harriet Hosmer: her era and her art, 1961-1966.