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The Centaur Carver

1986
Designed by John Cook (American, born in 1930), Struck by Medallic Art Company (1900–1990)


Object Place: South Carolina, United States; Mint: Danbury, Connecticut, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Brookgreen 14

Accession Number

1989.575

Medium or Technique

Patinated bronze

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Medals

Obv: A Centaur facing away carving the “G” in BROOKGREEN GARDENS
Rev: Four galloping Centaurs playing double pipes and reflected in a pool / SOUTH CAROLINA / [and again in reflected letters] / JC [in a box] / © 1984 MEDALLIC ART CO. - DANBURY, CT. - BRONZE

Provenance

Collection of Katharine Lane Weems; to MFA November 1989.

Credit Line

Bequest of Katharine Lane Weems