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United Daughters of the Confederacy Memorial, (sculpture)

Catalog Data

Sculptor:
Hibbard, Frederick Cleveland 1881-1950  Search this
Founder:
Florentine Brotherhood Foundry  Search this
Subject:
Johnston, Albert Sidney  Search this
Medium:
Figure groups: bronze; Panels & base: Georgia marble and Mt. Airy granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by United States Department of the Interior National Park Service Washington District of Columbia
Administered by Shiloh National Military Park P. O. Box 67 Shiloh Tennessee 38376
Located Shiloh National Military Park Confederate Road Shiloh Tennessee
Date:
Installed 1917. Dedicated May 17, 1917
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Tennessee survey, 1992.
Index of American Sculpture, University of Delaware, 1985.
National Park Service, American Monuments and Outdoor Sculpture Database, TN7146, 1989.
Image on file.
(Lower left of all three sets of figures:) Frederick C. Hibbard, Sc./1917/Florentine Brotherhood Foundry/Chicago, Ill. signed Founder's mark appears.
The information provided about this artwork was compiled as part of the Smithsonian American Art Museum's Inventories of American Painting and Sculpture database, designed to provide descriptive and location information on artworks by American artists in public and private collections worldwide.
Summary:
On a granite and marble base, three groupings of figures. In the central grouping, a female figure representing Victory surrounded by 2 shrouded male figures - Death and Night. On either side of the central grouping are carved reliefs with heads of soldiers. On each of the farthest ends, are two male soldiers, dressed in uniform, representing the artillery and infantry on the proper left, and the cavalry and officers on the proper right.
Topic:
History--United States--Civil War  Search this
Occupation--Military  Search this
Figure group--Male  Search this
Allegory--Time--Night  Search this
Allegory--Death  Search this
Allegory--Quality--Truth  Search this
Portrait male--Bust  Search this
Figure female  Search this
Control number:
IAS 77006329
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_22229