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Homer Schiff Saint-Gaudens

A work made of bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bronze.

Date:

Modeled 1882, cast c. 1907

Artist:

Augustus Saint-Gaudens
American, born Ireland, 1848–1907

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Americas

Artist

Augustus Saint-Gaudens

Title

Homer Schiff Saint-Gaudens

Place

United States (Artist's nationality)

Dates

Modeled 1882 , Cast 1907

Medium

Bronze

Inscriptions

Inscribed across top: TO • MY • FRIEND • DOCTOR • HENRY SCHIFF • THIS • PORTRAIT • / OF MY SON HOMER SCHIFF SAINT-GAVDENS • AT • THE • / AGE • OF • SEVENTEEN MONTHS • AVGVSTVS SAINT- / GAVDENS • NEW YORK • FEBRUARY • M • D • C • C • C • L • X / X • X • I • I •

Dimensions

19.4 × 10.2 × 0.6 cm (7 5/8 × 4 × 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Christopher Hunt in memory of his mother Martha McCormick Hunt

Reference Number

2020.567

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