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Persian Religion

Edmond T. Quinn

American Art

On View: Eastern Parkway Façade
MEDIUM Indiana limestone
DATES 1909
DIMENSIONS Approx. height: 144 in. (365.8 cm)  (show scale)
COLLECTIONS American Art
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Eastern Parkway Façade
ACCESSION NUMBER 09.937.1
CREDIT LINE Gift of the City of New York, Parks and Recreation
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION Edmond T. Quinn (American, 1868-1929). Persian Religion, 1909. Indiana limestone, Approx. height: 144 in. (365.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the City of New York, Parks and Recreation, 09.937.1. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE overall, Bulletin of the Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences, vol. 2, page 472, PER_Bulletin_of_the_Brooklyn_Institute_of_Arts_and_Sciences_v2_p18_09.937.1.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 1909-10
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Figure of a robed man with torch in left hand, located on the east (Washington Avenue) facade of the Brooklyn Museum. Of the five figures on this side, this one is the leftmost.
RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (72%)
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