Antonio Salemme (American, 1892-1995)
Portrait Head of Doctor Fred Squier Dunn, New York. Signed and dated "Antonio Salemme/1952" in the bronze at the back of the neck and titled, inscribed, and dated "Doctor/Fred Squier Dunn/New York 1952" at the back of the bronze base. Bronze with verdigris patina, height 14 1/4 in., mounted to a black marble plinth. Condition: Dust and dirt to interstices.
N.B. Fred Squier Dunn (1896-1982) was an eminent plastic surgeon, dentist, and oral surgeon, as well as a veteran of World War I who served as a first lieutenant in the balloon corps of the United States Air Service.
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