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Nydia, the Blind Flower Girl of Pompeii

modeled 1853-1854 Randolph Rogers Born: Waterloo, New York 1825 Died: Rome, Italy 1892 marble 36 1/8 x 17 1/4 x 25 1/4 in. (91.9 x 43.9 x 64.1 cm.) Smithsonian American Art Museum Transfer from the National Museum of American History, Division of Cultural History, Smithsonian Institution 1973.127 Smithsonian American Art Museum
2nd Floor, East Wing


Keywords

Dress - accessory - cane

Dress - historic - classical dress

Figure female - full length

Literature - Lytton - Last Days of Pompeii

Occupation - vendor - florist

State of being - handicapped - blind

sculpture

stone - marble

About Randolph Rogers

Born: Waterloo, New York 1825 Died: Rome, Italy 1892

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