Lot 453: Robert Physick (English, ca. 1816-1882), Sculpture of a Young Maiden
December 2, 2016
Hillsborough, NC, USALive Auction
marble, depicting a young woman holding a bird, atop a plinth, signed and dated 1868.
HOA 25 in.
Born in London, Robert Physick entered at the Royal Academy Schools in 1837. His work may be found in numerous private and public collections, including an 1851 marble bust of Queen Victoria by Physick in the National Portrait Gallery.
Collection of Dr. O'Quinn & Nathan Smith, Raleigh, NC
Condition Report: Stained area to back of base, small chips to bottom edge of base.