Reproduction of "America" Group in the Smithsonian Institution Building, or Castle

ID: SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B41_F03_003]

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1879

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 41, Folder 03, Image No. SIA_000095_B41_F03_003

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Summary

Interior view of the west wing, also known as the chapel, of the Castle, featuring two views of full size terracotta reproduction of John Bell sculpture "America," one of the marble corner pieces from the Albert Memorial in Hyde Park, London, on loan from Henry Doulton and Co. of England.

Subject

  • Bell, John,℗ ℗1811-1895
  • Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)
  • Doulton and Company

Notes

  • USNM No. 31357
  • SPS Copy No. 71-988
  • Photographic print mounted on board.

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 41, Folder 03, Image No. SIA_000095_B41_F03_003

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

Date

  • 1879
  • Between 1879 and 1891

Restrictions & Rights

  • No access restrictions. Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
  • No Copyright - United States

Topic

  • Sculpture
  • Exhibitions
  • Museums
  • Museum exhibits

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B41_F03_003]

Physical description

Gelatin silver prints;

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