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The Greek Slave, (sculpture)

Artist:
Powers, Hiram
Medium:
Marble
Type:
Sculptures
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 1
This famous piece of sculpture is Powers' original Statue, executed life size from a single block of Savorezza Marble. Full particulars given on page 40. [P. 57; supplementary page with information on the work that is noted in this commentary is not included in the copy of the catalogue indexed.]
Catalogue of Premiums. The following large and valuable Collection of Paintings, Statuary, Bronzes, &c., comprises the premiums to be awarded to the subscribers of the Cosmopolitan Art Association whose subscriptions are received previous to the 28th of January, 1858, at which time the Annual Award will be made.
Topic:
History--Ancient--Greece
Figure female--Nude
State of Being--Evil--Imprisonment
Occupation--Other--Slave
Control number:
AECI 02400001
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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