Exhibit#1 Brookgreen Collection
Seaweed Fountain

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Record 108/1203
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Accession# 1932.024
Artist Fenton, Beatrice
Collection Art Objects
Credit line Purchased by Archer M. Huntington
Date 1920
Description "Seaweed Fountain" by Beatrice Fenton

Figure/girl/sea turtle/fantasy

"A laughing young girl is riding on the back of a sea turtle which leaps forward with front flippers raised. Seaweed drips over her lifted arms and the turtle's back. Her curls are caught up loosely on the top of her head." (Proske 244)


Home Location Right wing/upper section
Makers mark GORHAM CO. FOUNDERS
Material Bronze
Medium Metal/bronze/cast
Object ID S.1932.024
Object Name Sculpture
Recfrom Gorham Company
Sig Loc on base at back
Signed Name BeatriceFentonSc.1920.c1922B.F
Sub-category Art
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