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Sculptor:
French, Daniel Chester 1850-1931  Search this
Weinman, Adolph A. 1870-1952  Search this
Architect:
Gilbert, Cass 1858-1934  Search this
Carver:
Piccirilli Brothers Marble Carving Studios  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: Tennessee marble; Base: granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by United States General Services Administration Real Property Management and Safety Division 26 Federal Plaza New York New York 10007
Located United States Customs House New York New York
Date:
1903-1907
Notes:
Gayle, Margot & Michele Cohen, "Guide to Manhattan's Outdoor Sculpture," New York: Prentice Hall, 1988, pg. 12-13.
Save Outdoor Sculpture, New York, New York survey, 1993.
Bronx Times, July 15, 1999, pg. 6-7.
Image on file.
Gayle, Margot & Michele Cohen, "Guide to Manhattan's Outdoor Sculpture," New York: Prentice Hall, 1988, pg. 12.
D.C. French Sc./A.A. Weinman Asst. signed
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:
A woman, seated with eyes closed. She has a Buddha on her lap and a cross behind her right shoulder. At her right sits a tiger and on her left side are three figures. Under her feet are three skulls.
Topic:
Figure female--Full length  Search this
Allegory--Place--Asia  Search this
Allegory--Religion  Search this
Religion--Buddhism  Search this
Religion--Christianity  Search this
Figure--Fragment--Skull  Search this
Control number:
IAS 87870015
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_302659