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Sculptor:
Baskin, Leonard 1922-2000  Search this
Founder:
Bedi-Makky Art Foundry  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculptures
Date:
1973
Notes:
Owner, 2005.
Image on file.
(On sculpture:) B (in reverse) (Stamped:) BEDI-MAKKY NYC 1 (Inscribed:) Kennedy Gallery 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 chimera, a mythological creature with a lion's head, goat's body, and serpent's tail, reclining on a rectangular bronze base.
Topic:
Mythology--Classical--Chimaera  Search this
Control number:
IAS 9E120001
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_363960