Study for the Winged Figure from the Robert Gould Shaw Memorial
9 7/8 x 36 3/4 x 1/2 in. (25.1 x 93.3 x 1.3 cm)
Vitrined dims and weight: 13 1/2 × 41 × 4 in., 47 lb. (34.3 × 104.1 × 10.2 cm, 21.32kg) (show scale)
Incised along bottom edge, lower right side: "ROMAN BRONZE WORKS N-Y-"
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Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund
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Augustus Saint-Gaudens (American, born Ireland, 1848-1907). Study for the Winged Figure from the Robert Gould Shaw Memorial, 1920. Gilded bronze, 9 7/8 x 36 3/4 x 1/2 in. (25.1 x 93.3 x 1.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 23.288.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 23.288.2.jpg)
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Relief in irregular rectangular shape with rounded top with sketchily rendered winged female figure floating horizontally with proper left arm stretch forward and proper right arm holding unarticulated bouquet at chest, body in profile, head facing frontally; figure wears long flowing robes.
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