Evangeline

about 1880
William Couper (American, 1853–1942)


Object Place: Florence, Italy

Dimensions

55.88 x 38.1 x 30.48 cm (22 x 15 x 12 in.)

Accession Number

1999.283

Medium or Technique

Marble

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Sculpture

A bust of a young woman who looks down, head turned slightly to her left, wavy hair held by a narrow band. She wears a peasant type blouse and laced bodice and a necklace with a cross handing from it.

Inscription

Signed: Wm Couper
Inscribed: Florence

Provenance

Acquired by donors at Christie's East auction, New York, Tuesday, 12 January 1999, lot 32

Credit Line

Gift of The Seminarians