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Saint Francis and the Wolf of Gubbio, (sculpture)

Catalog Data

Sculptor:
Sherwood, Ruth  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: metal; Base: stone
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Chautauqua Institution Clark & Miller Street Chautauqua New York 14722
Located Chautauqua Institution Cookman & Clark Streets, Brick walk before the east facade of The Hall of Missions Chautauqua New York
Date:
Dedicated 1933
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, New York survey, 1994.
Image on file.
RUTH SHERWOOD signed
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Summary:
A figure of St. Francis, dressed in a cinched and hooded Franciscan habit, stands holding a Bible in his proper left hand while extending his proper right hand out in front of him. A wolf sits on its haunches at his proper left side. A fawn stands at his proper right side.
Topic:
Religion--Saint--St. Francis  Search this
Animal--Wolf  Search this
Animal--Deer  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Bible  Search this
Control number:
IAS NY000457
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_330273