Nydia, the Blind Flower Girl of Pompeii

  • Randolph Rogers, Nydia, the Blind Flower Girl of Pompeii, modeled 1853-1854, marble, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Museum of American History, Division of Cultural History, Smithsonian Institution, 1973.127

Title
Nydia, the Blind Flower Girl of Pompeii
Artist
Date
modeled 1853-1854
On View
Dimensions
36 1/8 x 17 1/4 x 25 1/4 in. (91.9 x 43.9 x 64.1 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Transfer from the National Museum of American History, Division of Cultural History, Smithsonian Institution

Mediums
Mediums Description
marble
Classifications
Keywords
  • Dress – historic – classical dress
  • State of being – handicapped – blind
  • Figure female – full length
  • Literature – Lytton – Last Days of Pompeii
  • Dress – accessory – cane
  • Occupation – vendor – florist
Object Number
1973.127
Palette
Linked Open Data
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