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Painting and Sculpture

Object Number: 
1947.68
Date: 
Early 19th century
Medium: 
Painted plaster
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 5/8 x 4 3/8 x 3 in. ( 32.1 x 11.1 x 7.6 cm )
Description: 
Maquette for figure representing "Painting and Sculpture" for the Richard Morris Hunt Memorial in New York City; plaster standing female figure with floor-length garment, painted to simulate weathered bronze.
Gallery Label: 
From the Richard Morris Hunt Monument, 5th Ave and 72nd St., New York City.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. William Penn Cresson (Margaret French)
Provenance: 
Mrs. William Penn Cresson (Margaret French), daughter of the artist
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group