Foundry Signature w/ StampOn a Plaque on Bench .. Generation Bridge /By J Seward Johnson Jr
Purchased fromArtist 1984
Provenance / HistoryOne is in Santa Barbara and one in Dallas. We have the original casting and have always owned it. Possibly 5 castings made.
Story / Additional InfoThe sculpture is of an older man with a moustache leaning forward from the bench on which he sits to give a candy bar to a little girl. The man wears a jacket , sweater and casual trousers. The little girl wears a quilted outfit and holds a blanket to her face. doll lays on the bench , next to the man.
Certificate of AuthenticityThe Sculpture Foundation
J. Seward Johnson - United States
Art Brokerage: John Seward Johnson II American Artist: b. 1930. John Seward Johnson II (born 1930) also known as J. Seward Johnson, Jr. and Seward Johnson is an American artist known for his trompe l'oeil painted bronze statues, and a grandson of Robert Wood Johnson I (co-founder of Johnson & Johnson). He is best known for his life-size bronze statues, which actually are castings of living people of all ages depicting them engaged in day-to-day activities. A large staff of technicians perform the fabrication. Listings wanted by Art Brokerage.