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Profile Portrait of Henry Ward Beecher

C.N. Pike

American Art

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
  • Place Made: North America
  • DATES 1872
    DIMENSIONS 17 1/2 x 12 1/2 x 1 7/8 in. (44.5 x 31.8 x 4.8 cm)  (show scale)
    SIGNATURE Incised along bottom edge at lower left: "C.N. Pike / Sculptor 1872"
    COLLECTIONS American Art
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    CREDIT LINE Brooklyn Museum Collection
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION C.N. Pike (American). Profile Portrait of Henry Ward Beecher, 1872. Marble, 17 1/2 x 12 1/2 x 1 7/8 in. (44.5 x 31.8 x 4.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, X702. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, x702_bw.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, x702_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Carved relief silhouette profile portrait of man facing right with shoulder length hair, wearing suit jacket and tie. Condition: Good.
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