Glory, Glory

  • Viktor Schreckengost, Glory, Glory, 1938, terracotta and glaze with engobe, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist, 1985.92.2

Luce Center Label

During the 1930s, Viktor Schreckengost produced a large number of figural sculptures of African Americans. The three joyous gospel singers in Glory, Glory demonstrate the artist’s interest in African American religious services.

Title
Glory, Glory
Artist
Date
1938
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
18 5/8 x 10 3/8 x 9 in. (47.3 x 26.3 x 22.9 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of the artist

Mediums
Mediums Description
terracotta and glaze with engobe
Classifications
Keywords
  • Figure group – female
  • Ethnic – African-American
  • Performing arts – music – voice
Object Number
1985.92.2
Palette
Linked Open Data
Linked Open Data URI

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