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Ithiel Town (1784-1844), (sculpture)

Catalog Data

Sculptor:
Ives, Chauncey Bradley 1810-1894  Search this
Subject:
Town, Ithiel  Search this
Medium:
Marble
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Yale University Art Gallery 1111 Chapel Street New Haven Connecticut 06520 Accession Number: 1844.3
Date:
1842
Notes:
Matheson, Susan B., "Art for Yale: A History of the Yale University Art Gallery," New Haven: Yale University Art Gallery, 2001, fig. 17.
Index of American Sculpture, University of Delaware, 1985.
Yale University Portrait Index, 1701-1951.
Yale University Art Gallery, 1988.
Freedman, Paula B. and Robin Jaffee Frank, "A Checklist of American Sculpture at Yale University," New Haven, CT: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992.
Summary:
Bust-length portrait of Ithiel Town, wearing a loosely gathered shirt with a tasseled cord looped at the neck. The bust rests atop a carved book.
Topic:
Portrait male--Bust  Search this
Occupation--Art--Architect  Search this
Occupation--Writer  Search this
Occupation--Industry--Engineering  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Book  Search this
Control number:
IAS 75001839
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_4501