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William the Silent, (sculpture)

Count of Nassau, (sculpture)Prince of Orange, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Royer, Lodewyk 1793-1868 (copy after)
Dupuis, Toon 1877-1937
Founder:
Fonderie Nationale des Bronzes
Subject:
William the Silent
Medium:
Sculpture: bronze; Base: stone
Culture:
Dutch
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Rutgers University Facilities Maintenance New Brunswick New Jersey 08903
Located Rutgers University College Avenue Campus, Voorhees Mall, off Seminary Place New Brunswick New Jersey
Date:
Dedicated June 9, 1928
Topic:
Portrait male--Full length
Occupation--Other--Aristocrat
Animal--Dog
Dress--Historic--Elizabethan Dress
Ethnic
Control number:
IAS NJ000364
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, New Jersey survey, 1994
Summary:
William the Silent stands with his proper right hand raised to his chest, pointing with his index finger. He holds an open scroll with his proper left hand. A small dog sits at his feet on his proper right. William the Silent wears the clothes of a civilian magistrate of the 16th century. He has a moustache and a beard, and he wears a ruffled collar, an open ankle-length coat, a buttoned vest, and bloomers. The sculpture is mounted on a square base
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
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William the Silent, (sculpture)

Artist:
Labaer, Jean Jacques
Subject:
William The Silent
Medium:
Brass
Type:
Sculptures
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
Portrait male
Control number:
AECI 03023020
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 206
[Exhibited under heading: "Artistic Brass Work."]
United States Centennial Commission. International Exhibition. 1876 Official Catalogue. Part II. Art Gallery, Annexes, and Out-Door Works of Art. Department IV.--Art. Sixth and Revised Edition. Philadelphia: Published for the Centennial Catalogue Company. By John R. Nagle and Company. Printed at the Riverside Press, Cambridge, Mass. 1876
Artist address: Antwerp
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
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