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Sculptor:
Murray, Rai Graner  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: cast stone; Base: cast stone
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Audubon Institute Audubon Park & Zoological Garden P. O. Box 4327 New Orleans Louisiana 70178
Located Audubon Park & Zoological Garden 6500 Magazine Street New Orleans Louisiana 70178
Date:
Dedicated 1974
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Louisiana, New Orleans survey, 1993.
Image on file.
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 young nude female, poised as if in motion, holding the wings of a flying bird with both hands at chest level. Her proper right leg is raised and extended behind her with toes pointed. She is supported on the ball of her proper left foot atop a base consisting of leaf shapes.
Topic:
Figure female--Nude  Search this
Animal--Bird  Search this
Allegory--Place--Winds  Search this
Control number:
IAS LA000136
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_320702