Sherman Tipton Coleman (1920-2005) The Twain 16in high (Modeled in 1980.)

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Lot 249
Sherman Tipton Coleman
(1920-2005)
The Twain 16in high

Sold for US$ 275 inc. premium

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Sherman Tipton Coleman (1920-2005)
The Twain
inscribed '- The Twain - / ST Coleman - / © 1980 2/50' (on the base)
bronze with dark brown patina
16in high
Modeled in 1980.

Footnotes

  • Provenance
    The artist.
    Acquired by the late owner from the above, circa 1980.

    Literature
    Limited Edition Bronze Sculptures by Dr. Sherman T. Coleman, Corpus Christi, Texas, 1984, n.p., another example illustrated.
    S.H. McGarry, Honoring The Western Tradition: The L.D. "Brink" Brinkman Collection, Kerrville, Texas, 2003, p. 291.

    In Coleman Art's publication of the artist's limited edition bronze works, they wrote of The Twain: "The present work shows an early American frontier scout and a young Indian brave in the traditional arm handshake. East is East and West is West and n'er the Twain shall meet."1

    1 Limited Edition Bronze Sculptures by Dr. Sherman T. Coleman, Corpus Christi, Texas, 1984, n.p.
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