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Goddess of the Golden Thighs, (sculpture)

Catalog Data

Sculptor:
Nakian, Reuben 1897-1986  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: 74.3
Date:
1964-1965. Cast 1969-1974
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. 69.
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden collection printout, 2008.
Summary:
Abstract sculpture made from block-like and cylindrical forms with a rough texture assembled to form a figure with arms and legs extended.
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Mythology--Classical--Goddess  Search this
Control number:
IAS 61570081
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_373178