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Artist Name:

Unknown Artist

Title:

Angel

Date:

1875-1900

Medium:

Yellow pine

Dimensions:

26 1/4 x 11 1/4 x 11 1/4 inches

Credit Line:

Purchase with funds from the Joseph B. Whitehead Foundation

Accession Number:

1993.114

On View - Stent Family Wing,Third Level, Gallery 304
Little is known about this elegant angel except that it was found in Alabama. Kneeling in prayer with its arms raised in benediction, it may have been carved for a church or possibly for a sheltered area near a gravesite. It still bears the remains of its original coating of white paint.



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