Twin Sculptures at Sculpture Garden

ID: 95-1203

Creator: Gurley, Marianne

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1986

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 371 Box 5 Folder March 1986

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Summary

Two casts of Henry Moore's bronze "Seated Figure" (1956-1957) in a corner of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden's Sculpture Garden. Later the sculpture on the left was to replace the one on the right. A bequest of approximately 5,500 items was delivered to the Museum earlier in 1986, some of which were duplicate casts of previously acquired works.

Subject

  • Moore, Henry 1898-
  • Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Featured in TORCH, March 1986

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 371 Box 5 Folder March 1986

Contact information

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

Date

1986

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Art
  • Sculpture
  • Sculpture gardens
  • Statues
  • Bequest
  • Art objects

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit

ID Number

95-1203

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Exhibit; Medium: Photographic print

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