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Wings of Victory
  • Hampton F. Shirer
    1894–1977
    died: Topeka, Kansas, United States
  • Wings of Victory, 1958
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 32.4 x 25.4 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 12 3/4 x 10 in
  • Gift of Hampton F. Shirer
  • Not on display
  • 1972.0285
Description
Literature

Black-and-white image of a stone statue of a winged woman. The head of the statue is missing, and it is visible in three-quarters view, turned toward the right side of the image. There are crumbling stones below the statue and the walls of the building behind the statue are made of stone blocks.