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St. Martin and the Beggar, (sculpture)

Catalog Data

Sculptor:
Gaul, Hermann J. 1869-1949  Search this
Buscher, Sebastian (copy after)  Search this
Fabricator:
Frank Starr & Sons  Search this
Medium:
Brass covered with hand-hammered lead-coated copper with gold leaf
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
St. Martin Catholic Church 5842 South Princeton Street Chicago Illinois
Date:
1939
Notes:
Bach, Ira J. and Mary Lackritz Gray, "A Guide to Chicago's Public Sculpture," Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1983.
Summary:
A figure on a horse is sharing his cloak with a another figure that stands on the ground next to the horse.
Topic:
Religion--Saint--St. Martin  Search this
Equestrian  Search this
Occupation--Beggar  Search this
Control number:
IAS 87580117
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_296247