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There was a long tradition of embellishing entrances to public buildings with sculptures representing civic virtues or mythological deities. These studies for the bronze figures that flank the entrance to the Boston Public Library resemble the final versions, although they are more sketchily...

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Provenance

Jo Ann and Julian Ganz, Jr., Los Angeles

Credit Line

Gift of Jo Ann and Julian Ganz, Jr.

about 1910

Object Place

New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

25.4 x 15.87 x 15.56 cm (10 x 6 1/4 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1979.386

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Sculpture