Exhibit#1 Brookgreen Collection
Nereid

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Accession# 1932.037
Artist Nebel, Berthold
Collection Art Objects
Credit line Commissioned
Date 30Jul1932
Description "Nereid" Berthold Nebel

Figure/nymph/animal/lion/mythology

"A nereid reclines on the back of a lion, her head turned as she gazes to the left. One arm is laid on the animal's head, and the other hand is raised to touch her hair. A clinging drapery covers her legs." (Proske 346)
Home Location Dogwood Garden/pool
Material Marble
Medium Stone/GrisdeAlicia marble/carv
Object ID S.1932.037
Object Name Sculpture
Recfrom Nebel, Berthold
Signed Name not signed
Sub-category Art
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