Katherine Foote

  • Hiram Powers, Katherine Foote, modeled ca. 1828, plaster, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase in memory of Ralph Cross Johnson, 1968.155.93

Execution Date

“So far as the likeness and finish of it are concerned, I have never surpassed it, nor could I improve it now, if I except some portions of the hair.” The artist quoted by Samuel Yorke Atlee, in Richard P. Wunder, Hiram Powers, 1989-91

Title
Katherine Foote
Artist
Date
modeled ca. 1828
On View
Dimensions
18 3/4 x 10 1/8 x 8 in. (47.5 x 25.8 x 20.2 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Museum purchase in memory of Ralph Cross Johnson

Mediums
Mediums Description
plaster
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait female – Foote, Katherine – child
  • Study – sculpture model
  • Portrait female – Foote, Katherine – bust
Object Number
1968.155.93
Palette
Linked Open Data
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