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Sappho

ca. 1870 Vinnie Ream Born: Madison, Wisconsin 1847 Died: Washington, District of Columbia 1914 marble 66 3/8 x 23 7/8 x 21 in. (168.4 x 63.5 x 53.2 cm.) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Brigadier General Richard L. Hoxie 1915.6.1 Smithsonian American Art Museum
2nd Floor, East Wing


Keywords

Allegory - arts and sciences - poetry

Dress - historic - classical dress

Figure female

Mythology - classical - muse

Mythology - classical - Sappho

Occupation - writer - poet

sculpture

stone - marble

About Vinnie Ream

Born: Madison, Wisconsin 1847 Died: Washington, District of Columbia 1914