Detail View: The AMICA Library: The Libyan Sibyl

AMICA ID: 
SAAM.1925.6.3
AMICA Library Year: 
1998
Object Type: 
Sculpture
Creator Name: 
Story, William Wetmore
Creator Nationality: 
North American; American
Creator Role: 
Artist
Creator Dates/Places: 
1819 USA-1895 Italy
Creator Name-CRT: 
William Wetmore Story
Title: 
The Libyan Sibyl
Title Type: 
Title
View: 
Alternate View
Creation Date: 
modeled 1861, carved 1868
Creation Start Date: 
1861
Creation End Date: 
1868
Materials and Techniques: 
marble
Dimensions: 
57 x 30 7/8 x 43 3/4 in. (144.8 x 78.4 x 111.1 cm.)
AMICA Contributor: 
Smithsonian American Art Museum
Owner Location: 
Washington, DC, USA
ID Number: 
1925.6.3
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Henry Cabot Lodge through John Ellerton Lodge
Inscriptions: 
right of chair: (artist's monogram)/ROMA 1868base: THE LIBYAN SIBYL
Copyright: 
Smithsonian American Art Museum
Rights: 
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