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Creator:
Joseph Edgar Boehm, 1834–1890, British
Title:

St. Simon

Former Title(s):

The Racehorse, St. Simon

Date:
1885
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Overall: 22 1/2 x 28 x 8 1/2 inches (57.2 x 71.1 x 21.6 cm) and Base or socle: 2 inches (5.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Chiselled on front of base: "ST. SIMON"

Signed and dated on top of base below proper left back hoof: "E. Boehm | 1885"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.295
Classification:
Sculptures
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
animal art | horse (animal)
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:39110
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Death of Sir Edgar Boehm, Discovery of the Body by Princess Louise , Irish Times, 13 December 1890, p. 6, Available online :Proquest Historical Newspapers

Late Sir Edgar Boehm, R.A., British Architect, 19 December 1890, p. 461, Available online : British Periodicals Database

Sudden Death of Sir Edgar Boehm, Sculptor, Leeds Mercury, 13 December 1890, p. 7, Available online : British Newspapers 1600-1950 database

Taste & beauty in three dimensions : Paul Mellon and British sculpture, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, Conn., 2002, p. [6], no. 23, V 1426 (YCBA)

Malcolm Warner, The Paul Mellon Bequest : treasures of a lifetime, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 2001, p. 97, N5247 M385 P28 2001 (YCBA)


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