53 1/2 x 24 7/8 x 39 3/8 in. (135.9 x 63.2 x 100 cm)
Inscribed on bottom of capital: "Randolph Rogers, / Rome."
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Gift of Frederic B. Pratt
Randolph Rogers (American, 1825-1892). Nydia, 1861. Marble, 53 1/2 x 24 7/8 x 39 3/8 in. (135.9 x 63.2 x 100 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Frederic B. Pratt, 16.507. Creative Commons-BY
Statue of young woman striding forward with closed eyes and hunched back, proper left hand cupped to right ear, and proper right hand holding walking stick. Figure wears chiton with right shoulder strapped slipped down revealing breast, deeply carved fluttering drapery folds in skirt. Stands on round base with Ionic capital on its side at her feet.
Condition: Good; top of walking stick broken off.
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