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The Puritan

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Accession# 1932.019
Artist Saint-Gaudens, Augustus
Collection Art Objects
Credit line Purchase by Archer M. Huntington
Date 1897
Description "The Puritan" by Augustus Saint Gaudens

Figure/monument/religion/17th Cent.

" A stern-visaged man strides determinedly forward, holding a Bible under his left arm and striking the ground with a stick grasped in his right hand. His is dressed in the costume of the 17th century, with a long cape sweeping back from his shoulders in deep folds. On the ground at his feet lies a pine branch." (Proske 9)



Home Location Temporary Exhibit; Noble Gallery (1996)
Makers mark QAWW GORHAM CO CIREPERDUE
Material Bronze
Medium Metal/bronze/cast
Object ID S.1932.019
Object Name Sculpture
Recfrom Gorham Company
Sig Loc on base at right
Signed Name AVGVSTVS . SAINT GAUDENS .THE PURITAN.
Sub-category Art
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