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Eagle with folded wings

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Provenance

Found in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, together with a large group of Wilhelm Shimmel carvings acquired by the late Mrs. Miller directly from the artist. Purchased for the museum by Maxim Karolik.

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik

1860–90

Dimensions

19.68 x 10.16 x 11.43 cm (7 3/4 x 4 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

54.1097

Medium or Technique

Painted pine

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Sculpture