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Sculptor:
Palmer, Erastus Dow 1817-1904  Search this
Medium:
Marble
Type:
Sculptures-Relief
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Albany Institute of History and Art 125 Washington Avenue Albany New York 12210 Accession Number: 1910.1
Date:
1863
Notes:
"Albany Institute of History & Art: 200 years of collecting," New York: Hudson Hills Press in association with Albany Institute of History & Art, 1998, no. 53.
Index of American Sculpture, University of Delaware, 1985
Albany Institute of History and Art, 1976.
Webster, J. Carson, "Erastus D. Palmer," Newark: University of Delaware Press, 1983, pg. 165.
"Albany Institute of History & Art: 200 years of collecting," New York: Hudson Hills Press in association with Albany Institute of History & Art, 1998, pg. 157.
Webster, J. Carson, "Erastus D. Palmer," Newark: University of Delaware Press, 1983, pl. 101 and 102.
(Lower left, on tree trunk:) E. D. PALMER SC. / 1863 (Lower projection:) PEACE IN BONDAGE (On back:) E. D. Palmer Sc. / 1863 / Albany, N.Y. signed
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Summary:
Bas-relief of a three-quarter-length, semi-nude, winged female figure leaning against a tree where her hands are tied.
Topic:
Allegory--Civic--Liberty  Search this
State of Being--Other--Imprisonment  Search this
Figure female--Knee length  Search this
Religion--Angel  Search this
Landscape--Tree  Search this
Control number:
IAS 76002029
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
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