Marc Richard Mellon [NRA 2006] : Portrait bust of Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill (1874-1965), 1998.

SAL record control number: 86703 ;

Record level: Item ;

Record type: Movable work ;

 

Work title: Portrait bust of Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill (1874-1965)  [title from SAL museum] ;

Alternate work titles: 
2021 : Portrait bust of Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill (1874-1965)  [title from SAL museum] ;

Work date: 1989 ;

Work creator: Marc Richard Mellon (b.1951) ;

Work medium: Bronze on marble base ; 
Work dimensions: 17 x 14 x 11.5 inches [bronze] ; 

Inscribed / signed front: [none] ; 

Marking type: Brass engraved plaque.
Location: At marble base front.
Text: ‘WINSTON CHURCHILL / MARC MELLON SCULPTOR / CHURCHILL WAS AN HONORARY ARTIST MEMBER / OF THE SALMAGUNDI CLUB, ELECTED 1965’.

Verso: [unknown] ; 

SAL category: Sculpture ; 
SAL sub-category: Bust ; 

Archives of American Art subjects:
Art
Art—American
Art―Private collections―New York (State)
Art―Private collections―New York (State)―Salmagundi
Sculpture
Sculpture—Bronze
Sculpture—Portrait
Sculpture—Portrait—Bust
Sculpture—Portrait—Bust—Notable person
Sculpture—Portrait—Bust—Notable person—Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill, 1874-1965

Description of work:
Life size bust of head of state Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill (1874-1965), mounted on marble base with plaque on front.

Provenance:
2008 SCNY, New York, NY, accession via Purchase prize ; 
1989 Marc Richard Mellon (b.1951), the artist . 

Exhibition history:

References / citations:
– Della collection list accession #: 2006.165 ; 

Notes:
– Numbered ? of 9 ; 

 

Document information

Document permalink:
http://salmagundi.org/artwork/?p=86703

Digital-born document number:
SAL.2021.86703

Record birth date:
April 10, 2021

Last updated: July 19, 2021 at 21:50 pm