Exhibit#1 Brookgreen Collection
Boy and Panther Cub

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Record 309/1203
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Accession# 1938.002
Artist Hoffman, Malvina Cornell
Collection Art Objects
Description "Boy and Panther Cub" by Malvina Hoffman

A youth wearing a wresth of grapes stands on tiptoes, one leg behind the other and the body slightly turned. A spray of grapevine falls across the front of his body. The statuette stands a drum patterned with a grapevine and scrolls, resting on a three-legged base with clawfeet and panther masks between.

Origin: life sized figure sculpted in 1915

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Dimensions H-20.5 inches
Home Location Stolen August 1981
Makers mark Roman Bronze Works N-Y
Material bronze
Medium bronze
Object ID S.1938.002
Object Name Sculpture
Recfrom Karl Freud Arts, Inc.,
Sig Loc on base at right
Signed Name c. 1915 Malvina . Hoffman
Sub-category Art
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