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Nydia

Randolph Rogers

American Art

MEDIUM Marble
DATES 1861
DIMENSIONS 53 1/2 x 24 7/8 x 39 3/8 in. (135.9 x 63.2 x 100 cm)
INSCRIPTIONS Inscribed on bottom of capital: "Randolph Rogers, / Rome."
COLLECTIONS American Art
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 16.507
CREDIT LINE Gift of Frederic B. Pratt
CAPTION 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
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION 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.
RECORD COMPLETENESS Meh (26%)
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