Relief Sculpture of a Girl
Date: c. 1870
Medium: Marble
Dimensions: 9 1/2 × 8 1/2 × 1 1/2 in. (24.1 × 21.6 × 3.8 cm) frame: 20 1/2 × 17 × 4 in. (52.1 × 43.2 × 10.2 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. Christine I. Oaklander, in honor of Dr. Wayne Craven, 2018
Object Number: 2018-98
About: The classical drapery on her shoulder and the unconventional hairstyle indicate that relief sculpture is probably not a portrait of a specific person, but an ideal or allegorical subject. The flowers--petunias?--in her hair may eventually help us to identify the subject.
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