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Veiled Figure

Donal Hord

American Art

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
DATES ca. 1930s
DIMENSIONS 15 1/2 x 4 1/2 x 3 1/4 in. (39.4 x 11.4 x 8.3 cm)  (show scale)
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CREDIT LINE Courtesy of the Fine Arts Program, U.S. General Services Administration
RIGHTS STATEMENT No known copyright restrictions
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CAPTION Donal Hord (American, 1902-1966). Veiled Figure, ca. 1930s. Marble, 15 1/2 x 4 1/2 x 3 1/4 in. (39.4 x 11.4 x 8.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Courtesy of the Fine Arts Program, U.S. General Services Administration, 43.145
IMAGE 3/4 front, 43.145_acetate_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Statuette of dramatically simplified, standing female figure wearing long robe; arms crossed over chest holding a shawl that covers her head and lower part of her face and falls halfway down her back over proper left shoulder; directly carved; smooth, highly polished surface. Condition: Good, few chips around bottom edge.
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Veiled Figure