Augustus Saint-Gaudens (American, born Ireland, 1848-1907). <em>Study for the Winged Figure from the Robert Gould Shaw Memorial</em>, 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)

Study for the Winged Figure from the Robert Gould Shaw Memorial

Artist:Augustus Saint-Gaudens

Medium: Gilded bronze

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Dates:1920

Dimensions: 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)

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Museum Location: 3Q11-9D

Accession Number: 23.288.2

Image: 23.288.2.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
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. Condition: Good.

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