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Sculptor:
Rush, William 1756-1833  Search this
Medium:
Pine
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
On loan to Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts Broad & Cherry Streets Philadelphia Pennsylvania 19102
Lent by Edwin Forrest Home for Retired Actors Philadelphia Pennsylvania
Date:
1808
Notes:
Fairmount Park Art Assoc., "Sculpture of a City: Philadelphia's Treasures in Bronze & Stone," NY: Walker Publ., 1974.
Summary:
Standing figure of a woman. In her proper right hand she holds a mirror up by her head. Her proper left hand is down by her side holding a mask of a man with a smile on his face. Her proper right foot comes forward and rests on top of a scroll.
Topic:
Figure female--Full length  Search this
Allegory--Arts & Sciences--Drama  Search this
Dress--Costume--Mask  Search this
Object--Furniture--Mirror  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Scroll  Search this
Control number:
IAS 88320005
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_307200