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"Bust of the Statue of California", (sculpture)

Artist:
Powers, Hiram
Type:
Sculptures
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1852
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. [not numbered]
At the west end of the Gallery is the "Bust of the Statue of California" by Hiram Powers, American Sculptor, Florence. This bust is from Powers' celebrated Statue of California--said to be one of his greatest works--executed in 1852, and purchased by Hon. M.S. Latham; it having been first offered to the State of California, which did not secure it--the State being too poor to purchase. [P. 1.]
Catalogue of Pictures and Statuary in the Art Galleries at Woodward's Gardens. San Francisco.
Artist nationality: American.
Artist address: Florence.
Topic:
Figure female--Bust
Allegory--Place--California
Control number:
AECI 02750005
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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