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George Washington, Jean Antoine Houdon, sculptor : a brief history of the most famous sculpture created of America's immortal patriot, issued to commemorate the bicentennial of his birth, 1732-1932.

Author: Charles Henry Hart; Edward Biddle; Gorham Manufacturing Company.
Publisher: Providence, R.I. : Gorham Co., ©1931.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Guard sheets
Illustrated works
Blank forms
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Gorham Manufacturing Company.
George Washington, Jean Antoine Houdon, sculptor.
Providence, R.I. : Gorham Co., ©1931
(DLC) 32004495
(OCoLC)274310
Named Person: Jean Antoine Houdon
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Henry Hart; Edward Biddle; Gorham Manufacturing Company.
OCLC Number: 564111897
Notes: "The Gorham Company acknowledges ... the permission given by Mr. Edward Biddle, to use 'Memoirs of the life and works of Jean Antoine Houdon' of which he is a co-author, as a source of information for this book, as well as to quote from its pages."--Page [5].
Each of the three (engraved?) bronze-y plates has guard sheet with descriptive letterpress. Frontispiece consists of facsim. of Washington's autograph.
Title page printed in black, with a little blue printed in the coat of arms.
Includes form letter application for reserving a copy of the statue (with dotted line near the inner margin of the leaf, for cutting it out).--Page [29].
"This copy of a special edition of 'George Washington, Jean Antoine Houdon, sculptor', a story of America's most precious sculptural record of the living Washington, is presented to you with the compliments of the Gorham Company, Bronze Division, Providence, Rhode Island."--Printed presentation card, tipped in at front.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (28, [2] pages) : illustrations, facsimile
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Other Titles: Exitus acta probat

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