Exhibit#1 Brookgreen Collection
Mercury

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Record 334/1203
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Accession# 1940.011
Artist Williams, Wheeler
Collection Art Objects
Description "Mercury" by Wheeler Williams

Figure/child/god/turtle/rainbow

"Mercury, as a boy, springs forward over a rainbow, caduceus in the right hand, the left extended. There is a short cape over his shoulders and the winged petasus over his crisp curls. A tortoise stands beside his foot." (Proske 365)
Home Location Muses Garden
Makers mark M.SCOMA FDRY [BKLYN.] N.Y
Material Lead
Medium Metal/lead/cast
Object ID S.1940.011
Object Name Sculpture
Recfrom Purchase/Arden Galleries/AMH
Sig Loc on base at back
Signed Name .MERCVRY.c.NO.2.WHEELER.WILLIAM
Sub-category Art
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