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Medium:
Calcite travertine
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 36.5 x 11 x 13 cm (14 3/8 x 4 5/16 x 5 1/8 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Stone
Origin:
Yemen
Date:
probably modern forgery
Previous custodian or owner:
Joseph H. Hirshhorn
D'Arcy Galleries
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
Provenance:
To 1959
D’Arcy Galleries, New York. [1]
From 1959 to 1966
Joseph H. Hirshhorn (1899-1981), purchased from D’Arcy Galleries, New York. [2]
From 1966 to 1986
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn. [3]
From 1986
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, transferred from Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC [4]
Notes:
[1] See document from the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, object file, Collections Management Office.
[2] See note 1.
[3] See note 1.
[4] See note 1. See also object file, Collections Management Office.
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Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn to the Smithsonian Institution
Accession Number:
S1986.507
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye306b76d27-08b4-40c2-b2bf-b39f856c359e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1986.507