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Accession# 1972.008
Artist Huntington, Anna Hyatt
Collection Art Objects
Credit line Gift of the sculptor
Date 1937
Description "Geisha" by Anna Hyatt Huntington

Animal/dog/English bull

"A French bull terrier is sitting quietly with her head lifted and turned slightly to one side. Her ears are pricked as if listening. Geisha was one of the Huntington's beloved pets. She was purchased while the Huntington's were on a trip to Europe in 1932. 'A[rcher] bought a French bulldog female for $100; he saw her and could not resist her.' " ("Brookgreen Gardens Sculpture Volume II", Robin R. Salmon, 1993).
Dimensions H-17.4 W-11.4 D-10.3 cm
Home Location Storage
Makers mark Modern Art Fdry. N.Y.
Material Bronze
Medium Bronze
Object ID S.1972.008
Object Name Sculpture
Recfrom Huntingon, Anna Hyatt
Signed Name Anna Hyatt Huntington 1937
Sub-category Art
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