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On Wednesday July 20, 2016, a bronze bust of Alexander Hamilton by Zenos Frudakis (a noted American sculptor) is coming up at auction in Philadelphia, at Freeman’s. I asked Zenos’s wife Rosalie, a long-time member of the ForgottenDelights / DianneDuranteWriter mailing list, if she could send me extra pics – the one I saw on the auction house’s website had some glare. This one’s much better.
While you’re on Zenos’s site, have a look at his Freedom, which I adore, and which is all by itself a reason to visit Philadelphia (16th and Vine, 20 feet long by 8 feet high). Details here.
- The usual disclaimer: This is the twenty-fifth in a series of posts on Hamilton: An American Musical. Other posts are available via the tag cloud at lower right. The ongoing “index” to these posts is my Kindle book, Alexander Hamilton: A Brief Biography. Bottom line: these are unofficial musings, and you do not need them to enjoy the musical or the soundtrack.
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