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Bacchus Survivor--In the Ruined Garden of an Old Chateau in the Champagne Country There Remains, Triumphant, the Statue of Bacchus, Chipped and Scarred but Still Laughing as He Squeezes the Stone Grapes into the Stone Cup

ca. 1919 Claggett Wilson Born: Washington, District of Columbia 1887 Died: New York, New York 1952 watercolor and pencil on paperboard image: 19 1/8 x 23 in. (48.6 x 58.4 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Alice H. Rossin 1981.163.22 Not currently on view


Keywords

Architecture Exterior - castle

Architecture Exterior - ruins

History - United States - World War I

Landscape - garden

Monument - statue - Bacchus

painting

paint - watercolor

pencil

paperboard - illustration board - bainbridge illustration board

About Claggett Wilson

Born: Washington, District of Columbia 1887 Died: New York, New York 1952

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