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Meditating Girl

Artist:
Hugo Robus (American, 1885–1964)
Date:
1958; cast possibly 1959
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
23 7/8 x 20 1/4 x 12 in. (60.6 x 51.4 x 30.5 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift in memory of Helen and Herb Poresky by their children, Louise A. Poresky, Phyllis Goodfriend, Daniel Poresky, and Paul Poresky, 1990
Accession Number:
1990.201
Not on view
Inscription: Signed (back, figure's right buttock): HUGO ROBUS

Marking: Foundry mark (side of figure's left foot): FOND.ART. / BATTAGLIA C. MILANO
Joan M. Marter in American Sculpture in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Ed. Thayer Tolles. Vol. 2, A Catalogue of Works by Artists Born between 1865 and 1885. New York and New Haven, 2001, p. 776, no. 391, ill.



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