Detail View: The AMICA Library: Young Sophocles Leading the Chorus of Victory after the Battle of Salamis

AMICA ID: 
AIC_.1911.583
AMICA Library Year: 
1999
Object Type: 
Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Creator Name: 
Gorham Manufacturing Company
Creator Nationality: 
North American; American
Creator Dates/Places: 
American; founded 1818 North and Central America,North America,United Sta
Creator Name-CRT: 
Gorham Manufacturing Company
Creator Name: 
Donoghue, John
Creator Nationality: 
North American; American
Creator Dates/Places: 
American; 1853-1903 North and Central America,North America,United Sta
Creator Name-CRT: 
John Donoghue
Title: 
Young Sophocles Leading the Chorus of Victory after the Battle of Salamis
Title Type: 
preferred
View: 
front view
Creation Date: 
modeled 1885, cast 1911
Creation Start Date: 
1911
Creation End Date: 
1911
Materials and Techniques: 
bronze with green patina
Classification Term: 
Bronze
Creation Place: 
North and Central America,North America,United States
Dimensions: 
height x width x depth:93 1/4 x 50 x 32 in. (236.9 x 127 x 81.3 cm)
AMICA Contributor: 
The Art Institute of Chicago
Owner Location: 
Chicago, Illinois, USA
ID Number: 
1911.583
Credit Line: 
The Art Institute of Chicago, Gift of Robert Allerton
Inscriptions: 
Marked on right side: "{Sigma}OOOK{Lambda}H{Sigma}" (middle O had a vertical line running through it)Marked on left side: "{Sigma}A{Lambda}AMI{Sigma}"
Rights: 
Context: 
From the plaster given by the World's Columbian Exposition Dec., 1893.Bronze sculpture cast in 1911 from plaster of 1885.
Related Image Identifier Link: 
AIC_.E13989.TIF