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Joel Asaph Allen (1838-1921) / S Bottom "T. Spicer Simson"

 Item
Identifier: Art Survey No. 178
Round relief with head and shoulders facing left. Curator of Mammalogy and Ornithology 1885-1921. Inscription: On front "J.A. Allen". Frame: Wood frame.
Condition Good (1).

Dates

  • 1920

Creator

Extent

1 Object : sculpture : plaster

Biographical / Historical

Born in: Havre, France; Died in: Miami, FL. Active in: Paris/Coconut Grove, FL. Noted portrait painter and sculptor of celebrities.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchase from Tiffany Studios; 5/18/1922.

Local Note

1922/$450.00
Sponsor
The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation provided support to make this finding aid available in ArchivesSpace (2016-2017).

Repository Details

Part of the Research Library Special Collections Repository

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