Detail View: The AMICA Library: The Filatrice (The Spinners)

AMICA ID: 
AIC_.1989.59
AMICA Library Year: 
1998
Object Type: 
Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Creator Name: 
Brown, Henry Kirke
Creator Nationality: 
North American; American
Creator Dates/Places: 
American; 1814-1886 North and Central America,North America,United Sta
Creator Name-CRT: 
Henry Kirke Brown
Title: 
The Filatrice (The Spinners)
Title Type: 
preferred
View: 
front view
Creation Date: 
1850
Creation Start Date: 
1850
Creation End Date: 
1850
Materials and Techniques: 
Bronze
Classification Term: 
Bronze
Subject Description: 
Standing woman in tunic on square base with chamfered corners; distaff in right arm and thread pulled from right hand to left hand down at side; spindle on thread in left hand
Creation Place: 
...,United States,New York,New York City,Brooklyn
Dimensions: 
50.8 x 30.5 x 17.8 cm (20 x 12 x 7 in.)
AMICA Contributor: 
The Art Institute of Chicago
Owner Location: 
Chicago, Illinois, USA
ID Number: 
1989.59
Credit Line: 
The Art Institute of Chicago, Roger McCormick Endowment
Inscriptions: 
unsigned
Rights: 
Context: 
Filatrice is one of an edition of 20 distributed through the American Art-Union Lottery in 1850.
Related Image Identifier Link: 
AIC_.E18062.TIF