Inscription: Inscribed (on front of base, by sitter): Carl Sandburg
Marking: Foundry mark (back of base): ROMAN BRONZE WORKS NY
Joan M. Marter inAmerican Sculpture in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Ed. Thayer Tolles. Vol. 2, A Catalogue of Works by Artists Born between 1865 and 1885. New York and New Haven, 2001, p. 717, no. 357, ill.