Lot #19
Abraham Lincoln Bust by Gutzon Borglum

Estimate: $2500+

The 30 Minute Rule begins June 16 at 7:00 PM. An Initial Bid Must Be Placed By June 16 at 6:00 PM To Participate After 6:00 PM

Description

Handsome plaster bust of Abraham Lincoln created by Mount Rushmore sculptor Gutzon Borglum, measuring approximately 7.5" tall, 5.25" wide, and 5" deep, with his signature and date etched into the right side: "Gutzon Borglum, 1912." A fragment of granite stone is inset in the base, perhaps derived from one of Borglum's colossal works. In very good to fine condition, with a few minor flecks and chips to the bronze-patina paint.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts, Ft. Art and Literature
  • Dates: May 25 - June 16