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Young Diana

Large figural work of a youthful, slender, lightly draped Diana; one hand holds a bow, while the other is drawn back, having just released an arrow; quiver of arrows on her hip, and standing on a decorative base made of three twisted dolphins holding a shell.

Provenance

Mr. and Mrs. John Hays Hammond, Lookout Hill, Gloucester, Massachusetts; Richard Hammond, Lookout Hill; John Hays Hammond, Jr., Lookout Hill; Jay Chapman, Gloucester, Massachusetts; H.M. Burns, Gainesville, Georgia; Virginia Burns, East Gloucester, Massachusetts; to the Museum in 1979.

Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund and Gift of M. Virginia Burns

1923

Place of Manufacture

New York, United States

Accession Number

1979.121

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Sculpture