John B. Flannagan (American, 1895-1942). <em>Jonah and the Whale: Rebirth Motif</em>, 1937. Bluestone with wood base, 30 1/4 x 11 x 2 1/4 in. (76.8 x 27.9 x 5.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Bequest of Edith and Milton Lowenthal, 1992.11.12 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1992.11.12_SL1.jpg)

Jonah and the Whale: Rebirth Motif

Artist:John B. Flannagan

Medium: Bluestone with wood base


Dimensions: 30 1/4 x 11 x 2 1/4 in. (76.8 x 27.9 x 5.7 cm)


Museum Location: 3Q11-4E


Accession Number: 1992.11.12

Image: 1992.11.12_SL1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Statue of flattened, upright whale (face down, tail up) with contorted figure of bearded man in its stomach carved in relief on both sides; statue attached to rough wood block base. Condition: Good.

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