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Watson and the Shark John Singleton Copley
Image Details
Watson and the Shark (46.310) — John Singleton Copley

Minnehaha
Minnehaha

Photo ©2017, Detroit Institute of Arts

Minnehaha

Mary Lewis(American, 1845 - 1907)

Date
1868
Medium
Marble
Dimensions
Sight: 11.0 x 6.0 x 3.5 in. ( 28.0 x 15.2 x 8.9 cm)
Department
African American Art
Classification
Sculpture
Credit
Gift of the Centennial Planning Committee for Sharing Traditions and Romare Bearden Exhibitions with a major contribution from Founders Junior Council
Accession No.
1986.33
Provenance
Purchased for the DIA by the Founders Junior Council and the Centennial Planning Committe for Sharing in 1986
Keywords
carved, marble, portrait, stone, bust
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