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untitled (seated woman)
  • Pierre Daura
    1896–1976
    born: Minorca, Balearic Islands, Spain ; died: Rockbridge Baths, Virginia, United States ; active: Spain, France, United States
  • untitled (seated woman), 1945–1963
  • Where object was made: Virginia, United States
  • mock orange wood; painted base
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: without base 33.5 x 11 x 11 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: without base 13 3/16 x 4 5/16 x 4 5/16 in
    Object Height/Width/Depth: with base 41 x 13 x 15 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: with base 16 1/8 x 5 1/8 x 5 7/8 in
    Object Height/Width/Depth: base 9 x 13 x 15 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: base 3 1/2 x 5 1/8 x 5 7/8 in
  • Gift of Martha R. Daura in memory of Chapin DeWitt Clark
  • Not on display
  • 2003.0060
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Description

Carved figure of a seated woman. The figures bent knees project forward and her face is turned toward the viewer’s left. The surface of the figure is medium orange-brown while the carved areas are lighter, nearly white.