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Bessie the Belligerent

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Accession# 1952.008
Artist Weinman, Robert Alexander
Collection Art Objects
Date 1937
Description "Bessie the Belligerent" by Robert Alexander Weinman

Animal/rhinoceros/female/Indian

"An Indian rhinoceros stands firmly on all four feet, the back legs braced, the body thrust slightly forward. The head is a little lowered in a menacing attitude, eyes watching with a wary expression and ears laid back." (Proske 507)
Home Location Brown Sculpture Court - South Gallery
Material Bronze
Medium Metal/bronze/cast
Object ID S.1952.008
Object Name Sculpture
Recfrom Purchase/RA Weinman
Sig Loc on base at right
Signed Name ROBERT . A . WEINMAN . 1937
Sub-category Art
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