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Bust of the Infant Flora, (sculpture)

Artist:
Palmer, Erastus Dow
Subject:
Dow
Unidentified
Medium:
Model
Type:
Sculptures
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1856
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 5
The Infant Flora is the most recent work of the artist, being but just finished in model, and not yet completed in marble. This bust was studied from a sister of the child who sat for the "Infant Ceres," and is four years of age, while the former was about two years when the "Ceres" was produced. [P. 10; see entry 01640001 for other work noted in this commentary.]
Catalogue of the Palmer Marbles, at the Hall Belonging to the Church of the Divine Unity, 548 Broadway, New York, November, 1856. Albany: J. Munsell, 78 State Street. 1856.
Artist address: Albany.
Topic:
Mythology--Classical--Flora
Figure female--Child--Bust
Portrait female--Child
Control number:
AECI 01640005
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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