Lyric Muse

Paul Manship, American, 1885 - 1966

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1912

Bronze with green-brown patina

Edition of 15

Overall: 13 1/2 x 10 1/2 x 6 1/8 in. (34.29 x 26.67 x 15.558 cm)

Overall: 13 7/16 x 10 1/4 x 6 1/8 in. (34.2 x 26 x 15.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Mrs. Harvey P. Hood W'18 Fund

S.991.35

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Sculpture

Classification

Sculpture

Not on view

Inscription

Signed and dated: PAUL MANSHIP / (c) ROME 1912; Foundry Mark: ROMAN BRONZE WORKS N - Y -

Exhibition History

Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 2, 2009-present.

American Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 9-December 9, 2007.

Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 16, 1997-April 18, 2001.

Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, July 21, 1992-June 22, 1997.

Selected Sculpture and Drawings from the Permanent Collection, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Studio Art 10, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 16-July 5, 1992.

Aspects of Sculpture: the Paul Magriel Collection, Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton, New York, July 28-September 15, 1985; Museum of Fine Arts, Springfield, Massachusetts, September 22-October 27, 1985; Davidon Art Center, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut, November 7-December 15, 1985; Allentown Art Museum, Allentown, Pennsylvania, December 21, 1985-February 16, 1986, no. 77.

Publication History

Barbara J. MacAdam, American Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Muesum of Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2007, p. 121, no. 94.

John T. Spike, Aspects of Sculpture: the Paul Magriel Collection, Florence, Italy: Artigraf, 1985, p. 89, ill. p. 88.

E. Murtha, Paul Manship, 1957, 150, no. 19, pl. 4.

P. Vitry, Paul Manship, Sculpteur Americain, 1927, 35, pl. 4 (as La Poisie Lyrique)

Provenance

Dates unknown, in the collection of Paul Magriel; 1991 purchased by Dartmouth College from Robert Dance, Inc., New York.

This record was created from historic documentation and may not have been reviewed by a curator; it may be inaccurate or incomplete.

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