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    Franklin D. Roosevelt: 1934 Bronze Bust By Sculptor Jo Davidson.
    -1934. 10"H x 4"W x 5"D.
    -Very fine.

    Jo Davidson (1883-1952) was a popular American sculptor whose work is on prominent display at the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, DC. His style embodies the idea that outward appearances reflect the spirit of the subject, and therefore is free of overt mannerisms. The bronze finish retains an "impressionistic" quality of the original clay, retaining a realistic, "life-like" quality. This striking bust of FDR was produced during the president's first term.

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    December, 2008
    2nd Tuesday
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