Overall: 27 x 17 1/2 x 11 1/2 in. ( 68.6 x 44.4 x 29.2 cm )
signed: proper right top of base: "JOHN ROGERS/NEW YORK/1881 14 W 12 ST"
inscribed: 2nd step on back: "PATENTED. Sept./20/1881/14 W 12 ST"
inscribed: front of base: "THE WRESTLERS"
inscribed: front edge of base: "CECIA ROSALIND CHARLES ORLANDO TOUC
Articles, Scrapbooks of miscellaneous clippings, etc. about John Rogers, Vol. 4, New York Historical Society.
Barck, Dorothy, "Rogers Group in the Museum of the New-York Historical Society," New-York Historical Society Quarterly, Vol. XVI, No. 3, October, 1932, p. 80.
Smith, Mrs. and Mrs. Chetwood, Rogers Groups: Thought and Wrought by John Rogers, Boston: Charles E. Goodspeed & Co., 1934, pp.90-1.
Baker, Charles E., "John Rogers As He Depicted American Literature," American Collector, Vol. 13, No. 10, pp. 10-1, 16.
Wallace, David H., John Rogers, The People's Sculptor, Middleton, CT: Wesleyan University Press, 1967, pp. 109, 247-8, 295, 304.
Bleier, Paul and Meta, John Rogers Statuary, Atglen, PA: Schiffer Publishing Ltd., 2001, pp. 180-1.
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