Artist John Bernard Flannagan, American, 1898-1942
Title
  • Triumph of the Egg, II
Date 1941
Medium Granite
Dimensions Overall: 4 1/2 × 9 × 5 1/8 inches (11.4 × 22.9 × 13 cm)
Credit Line Bequest of John S. Newberry
Accession Number 65.251
Department American Art before 1950
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, on bottom: JB - 41
1941-possibly 1942, Buchholz Gallery (New York, New York, USA);
possibly 1942-1965, John S. Newberry;
1965-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Letters of John B. Flannagan. New York, 1941, p. 88, no. 72.

Sculpture of John B. Flannagan. Exh. cat., Museum of Modern Art. New York, 1942, p. 39, no. 39 (ill.).

American Birds and their Painters and Sculptors. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1945, p. 6 (ill.).

Origins of Modern Sculpture. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1946, p. 8, no. 112.

Maillard, Robert. Dictionary of Modern Sculpture. New York, 1960, p. 96.

North Carolina Museum of Art Bulletin 9, 3-4 (March 1970): p. 17 (fig. 4).