Hiram Powers

  • Charles Francis Fuller, Hiram Powers, modeled ca. 1870, plaster, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase in memory of Ralph Cross Johnson, 1968.155.114

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This head of Hiram Powers is a cast of the portrait bust that Charles Fuller made of his teacher and friend. Fuller exhibited the terra-cotta bust from which this cast was made at the Royal Academy in 1873, the year of Powers’s death.

Title
Hiram Powers
Artist
Date
modeled ca. 1870
Location
Dimensions
10 3/8 x 8 5/8 x 10 3/8 in. (26.3 x 21.9 x 26.3 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Museum purchase in memory of Ralph Cross Johnson

Mediums
Mediums Description
plaster
Classifications
Keywords
  • Occupation – art – sculptor
Object Number
1968.155.114
Palette
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