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Accession# 1932.017
Artist Aitken, Robert Ingersoll
Collection Art Objects
Credit line Purchased by Archer M. Huntington
Date c.1915
Description "Zeus" by Robert Ingersoll Aitken


"The powerful form of the god is seated on a low throne, one foot resting on a footstool. In one hand he holds a staff, and raised in the other a sheaf of thunderbolts. A piece of drapery falls in regular pleats over one shoulder and across the thighs. An eagle stands by the throne." (Proske 144)

Dimensions H-101.7 W-30 D-30.2 cm
Home Location LOA/radial bed/left side
Material Bronze
Medium Metal/bronze/cast
Object ID S.1932.017
Object Name Sculpture
Recfrom Gorham Company
Sig Loc on base at right
Signed Name dot in a triangle in a circle
Sub-category Art
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