Appeal to the Great Spirit
Cyrus E. Dallin (American, 1861–1944)
Place of Creation: Arlington or Boston, Massachusetts; Place of Manufacture: Paris, France
309.88 x 111.12 x 260.35 cm (122 x 43 3/4 x 102 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Bronze, green patina, lost wax cast
Bank of America Plaza on the Avenue of the Arts (EX07)
Signed on base at right side: "C. E. Dallin 1908. [copyright symbol]"
Foundry mark on base at left side: JABOEUF & ROUARD. FONDEURS. PARIS"
1909, cast in Paris; 1911, brought to the United States by the artist [see note 1]; 1913, sold by the artist to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 2, 1913) NOTES:  The artist exhibited this at the 1911 winter exhibition of the National Academy of Design and lent it to the MFA in 1912. It was purchased the next year by subscription, largely through a gift by Peter C. Brooks.
Gift of Peter C. Brooks and others