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Sculptor:
Rhind, John Massey 1860-1936  Search this
Medium:
Marble on concrete base
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Shelby County Courthouse 140 Adams Avenue, Suite B-13 Memphis Tennessee 38103
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Tennessee survey, 1992.
Image on file.
Massey Rhind/Sculptor (On front of base:) PEACE signed
The information provided about this artwork was compiled as part of the Smithsonian American Art Museum's Inventories of American Painting and Sculpture database, designed to provide descriptive and location information on artworks by American artists in public and private collections worldwide.
Summary:
A seated female figure carved from a solid piece of marble. The figure, an allegorical representation of peace, wears a long draped dress and a laurel wreath in her hair. She holds a lyre in proper right hand and a staff in her proper left hand. She wears sandals on her feet, which are partially visible beneath her gown. The sculpture rests on a rectangular concrete base.
Topic:
Allegory--Civic--Peace  Search this
Object--Musical Instrument--Lyre  Search this
Figure female--Full length  Search this
Control number:
IAS TN000118
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_311881