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Rogers Group Sculpture - "You are a Spirit, I Know, When Did You Die?"

1941.260 (RS215256)

Description

Sculpture of a scene from the play King Lear. A bearded man on a bed with a young woman before him and two bearded men behind.

Details

Maker
Rogers, John (Maker)
Date
1885
Inscriptions
Impressed on front: ""King Lear/ Kent/ The Doctor/ Cordelia/ `You Are A Spirit, I Know;/ When Did You Die?'"" On top of base is ""John Rogers/ New York/ 1885""
Location of origin
New York, NY, USA
Material
painting (coating)
plaster
Object type
Art
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
painting (coating)
plaster
Sculpture
sculpture (visual work)
People and organizations
King Lear
Shakespeare, William
Dimensions
18 1/2 x 19 x 14 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1941.260
Credit Line
Museum Purchase
GUSN
52054

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