Excellent Condition. at Approx. 6ft High W/base,this is a Very Rare & Spectacular Large Floor Model Statue. This is a “Frederic Remington Cast After Remington”. According to the Remington Museum, Only the Bronze “Bronco Buster” Was Made by Remington in a Large Casting Like This ‘rattlesnake’ Casting. It is Not Known Who Made This Particular One but It is a Copy of His Original Small Table Top Model Just Like All the Other Pieces in the World That Hve Been Copied.
Nice Foyer Display Piece When People Enter Your Home, or Good for a ‘man Cave’ Too.
It is Not Known Who Made This Particular One but It is a Copy of His Original Small Table Top Model Just Like All the Other Pieces in the World That Have Been Copied.
All ‘authentic’ Vintage Originals From Remington Casts Included a Foundry’s Mark Clearly Cast Into the Bronze Base, and Were Sometimes Numbered Under the Bronze Base With a (1, 2, 3, or 4) Etc., Depending on How Many Were Requested.
All Original Molds Were Destroyed After His Wifes Death in 1918 Per Her Request in Her Will.
Very Few of His Own Original Pieces Were Ever Mounted on a Marble Base. Most All Remington Statues Bought and Sold Today Are All New Mold Cast Reproductions That Are Without the Foundry’s Mark Clearly Cast Into the Bronze Base, and Are Often Mounted on Marble Bases.
This Bronze Statue Offered on Ebay is Approx. 6 Ft. Tall Sitting Freely on the Separate Marble Base That Was Made Afterwards to Hold It. the Bronze Statue Itself is Approx. 5 Ft. Tall & Approx. 3-1/2 to 4 Ft. Wide. Would Be Wider if the Horses Head Was Extended Outwards. the Marble Base is a Little Over 1 Ft. Tall & Approx. 4 Ft. Long by 2-1/2 Ft. Wide.
Weight Unknown, but a Guesstimate is 1000 Lbs With the Marble Base, Give or Take.
Everyone is Familiar With the Typical ‘frederic Remington’ Table Model Sculptures, but Most People Have Never Seen Any of the Very Few Lessor Known Human Figural Larger Authentic Remingtons That He Made During His Lifetime Up Until His Death in 1909, and Before His Wifes Death in 1918 When All His Molds Were Destroyed.
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