Head of an African-American Jockey
American, mid-19th century
Cast iron with traces of original paint, mounted on a contemporary base. Although many jockeys in the mid-nineteenth century were African-American, very few sculptures and figures were produced.
Provenance: Collection of Gerald Kornblau
Dimensions: 9 1/2" height (11" w/base)
Item ID: DA-SCLP/ORN 029