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Jupiter and Hebe
  • Louis Charles Hippolyte Buhot
    born: Paris, France ; died: Paris, France
  • Jupiter and Hebe, mid 1800s
  • Where object was made: France
  • bronze
  • Object Height: 54.3 cm
    Object Height: 21 3/8 in
  • Gift of Swannie Smith Zink
  • Not on display
  • 1962.0011

Woman and eagle on a pedestal representing Jupiter and Hebe. Woman sits on the extended wing of the eagle and raises a vase in pouring motion over the eagles head. Proper left arm is wrapped around the neck of the eagle while right arm extends above head with the vase.