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Hiram S. Powers

American Art

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
  • Place Made: United States
  • DATES 1859–1860
    DIMENSIONS 27 9/16 x 20 7/8 x 13 in. (70 x 53 x 33 cm)  (show scale)
    SIGNATURE Inscribed on underside of back of bust: "H. Powers / Sculp."
    COLLECTIONS American Art
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Mary S. Croxson
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Bust of idealized female with exposed breasts, looks to right, long wavy hair loosely tied in back of head, raised on short pedestal base. Condition: Good.
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    CAPTION Hiram S. Powers (American, 1805–1873). Eve, 1859–1860. Marble, 27 9/16 x 20 7/8 x 13 in. (70 x 53 x 33 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mary S. Croxson, 05.241. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 05.241_bw.jpg)
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