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Pilgrims Sketch

1961 Paul Manship Born: St. Paul, Minnesota 1885 Died: New York, New York 1966 bronze 6 1/2 x 7 1/4 x 3 3/8 in. (16.6 x 18.3 x 8.6 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Bequest of Paul Manship 1966.47.86 Smithsonian American Art Museum
Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor, 49A


Luce Center Label

Images of pioneers and pilgrims have been popular with American artists from the nation’s earliest days. Paul Manship grew up among the lakes and woods of Minnesota, and was probably inspired by the history of exploration and adventure embodied in these early settlers.

Keywords

Animal - dog

Ethnic - Indian

Figure group - male and child

History - United States - Pilgrim

Study - sculpture model

sculpture

metal - bronze

cast

About Paul Manship

Born: St. Paul, Minnesota 1885 Died: New York, New York 1966

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