"Young Woman Bronze Life Size Sculpture 1982 12 in"
Sculpture : Bronze on Marble Base
Size : 12x10 x11 in | 30x25 x28 cm
Edition : unique Not numberedMOTIVATED SELLERREDUCEDFAVORITEWELL PRICED
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Hand SignedOn Back of Neck
Condition Excellent - Lifesize. weighs 45 lbs
Provenance / HistoryFrom Private collection
Story / Additional InfoFelix de Weldon created what would become his life's masterpiece, the forty-eight foot high monument of The Flag Raising On Iwo Jima.
In 1950 President Truman appointed Felix de Weldon chairman of the United States Fine Arts Commission. In 1956 he was re-appointed by President Eisenhower and in 1961 by President Kennedy to the Presidential Fine Arts Counsel. In 1959 he was knighted for his service to the British Crown becoming "Sir Felix de Weldon".
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Felix de Weldon - Austria
Art Brokerage: Felix de Weldon Austrian born American Artist: b. 1907-2003. Referred to as the Michaelangelo of the 20th century Felix de Weldon is renowned for his portrait busts and statues of military heroes, statesman and religious leaders. With over 1200 public commissions, he is the only artist in the world to have monumental sculpture on all seven continents including the South Pole. Listings wanted.