Helen Farnsworth Mears (American, 1871-1916). <em>Armless Angel</em>, Modeled 1911; Cast 1916. Bronze, 16 5/8 x 6 1/8 x 6 1/16 in. (42.2 x 15.6 x 15.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mary Mears, 20.990.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 20.990.2_bw.jpg)

Armless Angel

Artist:Helen Farnsworth Mears

Medium: Bronze

Dates:Modeled 1911; Cast 1916

Dimensions: 16 5/8 x 6 1/8 x 6 1/16 in. (42.2 x 15.6 x 15.4 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 20.990.2

Image: 20.990.2_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Sketch for statue of an armless angel; figure in classical garb with mantle draped over the back of her shoulders; arms outstretched and truncated below shoulder; standing on a round base atop a square pedestal; loosely modeled surfaces. Condition: Good, some marks of green patina

Brooklyn Museum