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Salome
  • Paul Manship
    1885–1966
    born: Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
  • Salome, circa 1915
  • Where object was made: United States
  • bronze, marble
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 46.4 x 30.5 x 26 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 18 1/4 x 12 x 10 1/4 in
  • Museum purchase: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. R. Crosby Kemper through the Enid and Crosby Kemper Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 1990.0025
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Bronze with marble base. Standing, bejewelled female figure, flowing drapery held at her back and over her left arm. Right leg raised. Her head is turned and bowed, proper right arm raised and holding her head. Male head behind her at her feet.