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Sculptor:
Unknown  Search this
Fabricator:
P. P. Caproni & Brother (copy after)  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: bronze; Base: marble
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Copy
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by United States Department of the Interior National Park Service Washington District of Columbia
Located Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site RR 3, Box 73 Cornish New Hampshire 03745
Date:
1887
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, New Hampshire survey, 1993.
Summary:
Full-length nude figure of the Greek God Hermes. He holds an apple in his proper left hand, which is slightly outstretched. In his proper right hand he holds a caduceus. The caduceus is pointed towards the ground. His proper left foot is crossed over his proper right foot. The sculpture stands atop a marble pillar.
Topic:
Figure male--Nude  Search this
Mythology--Classical--Hermes  Search this
Emblem--Caduceus  Search this
Object--Fruit--Apple  Search this
Control number:
IAS NH000394
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_338566