Exhibit#1 Brookgreen Collection
Model Adjusting Her Girdle

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Accession# 1943.001
Artist Calder, Alexander Stirling
Collection Art Objects
Date 1943
Description "Model Adjusting Her Girdle" by Alexander Stirling Calder

Figure/female/clothing

"Bending slightly to fasten her girdle, a woman stands in an unstudied pose. Her hair is drawn back smoothly and gathered into a loose mass at the nape of the neck. In this sketch the sculptor has translated with complete naturalness the easy grace of the model. Clothes are thrown over a wicker stool beside her, and shoes and hose lie on the floor behind." ("Brookgreen Gardens Sculpture", Beatrice Gilman Proske, 1968).

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Home Location SSG/lower level/right side; storage 12/1/97 (008)
Makers mark [cast by Roman Bronze]
Material Bronze
Medium Bronze
Object ID S.1943.001
Object Name Sculpture
Recfrom Calder, A. Stirling
Sig Loc on base at right
Signed Name Calder 1943
Sub-category Art
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