Rogers Group Sculpture - Phrenology at the Fancy Ball

Collection Type

  • Art

GUSN

GUSN-52055

Description

Man wearing a phrenology cap puts his hand on head of man in oriental costume.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sculpture (visual work)
painting (coating)
plaster
Sculpture
Sculpture

Inscription

Impressed on front, top of base: ""John Rogers/ New York"" Side: ""Phrenology/ At The/ Fancy Ball"" Reverse, top of base: ""Patented/ Sept. 7. 1886""

Maker

Rogers, John (Maker)

Location of Origin

New York, NY, USA

Dimensions

20 x 9 x 8 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Purchase

Accession Number

1941.263

Places

New York state (United States)