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Cigarette Box
  • Rockwell Kent
    1882–1971
    born: Tarrytown, New York, United States ; died: Au Sable Forks, New York, United States
  • Cigarette Box, circa 1930–1931
  • Where object was made: United States
  • bronze, bas-relief
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 4.1 x 16.4 x 13.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 1 5/8 x 6 1/2 x 5 1/4 in
  • Anonymous gift in honor of Dr. Andrea Norris
  • Not on display
  • 1996.0009
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Copper hinged rectangular box (identified as a cigarette box) with a young nude (identified as Bacchus) carrying two bunches of grapes and looking to the left. Two goats and mountains are along the bottom.