Aristide Maillol's Nymph and Mallard Ducks Outside Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden

ID: SIA2011-1458

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Exterior

Date: 1975

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Reading Room, Annual Report, 1975

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Summary

Visitors to the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in June not only saw Aristide Maillol's Nymph but also this wild mallard duck, proudly swimming with her young. A pair of mallards surprisingly had made the garden their home.

Author

Unknown

Subject

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Annual Report, 1975 - Opposite the Title page

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Reading Room, Annual Report, 1975

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1975

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Art
  • Ducks
  • Sculpture
  • Exhibitions
  • Maillot, Aristide
  • Birds
  • Art museums
  • Nymph
  • Ornithology
  • Art objects
  • Art--Exhibitions

Form/Genre

  • Exterior
  • Document

ID Number

SIA2011-1458

Physical description

Number of Images: 1 ; Color: Black and White; Size: 6w x 9h; Type of Image: Exterior; Medium: Document

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