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Nymph (Central Figure for "The Three Graces"), (sculpture)

Catalog Data

Sculptor:
Maillol, Aristide 1861-1944  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian Institution Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Independence Avenue at 8th Street, S.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 66.3203
Date:
1930. Cast 1953
Notes:
Fletcher, Valerie J., "A Garden for Art: Outdoor Sculpture at the Hirshhorn Museum," Washington, D.C.: Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution in association with Thames and Hudson, 1998, pg. 45.
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden collection printout, 2008.
Summary:
Nude female figure standing with her arms raised slightly. She is the central figure from the artist's sculpture of The Three Graces, which shows the three female figures holding hands as they are about to start dancing.
Topic:
Figure female--Nude  Search this
Figure female--Full length  Search this
Mythology--Classical--Nymph  Search this
Control number:
IAS 61570057
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_373128