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Celestial Sphere

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American (St. Paul, MN 1885 - 1966 New York, NY)
Celestial Sphere, 1934
Sculpture
American
,
19th-20th century
Bronze
61 x 50.8 cm (24 x 20 in.)
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop
, 1943.1113
Department of American Paintings, Sculpture & Decorative Arts
,
Marks
signed: Paul/Manship 1934
Provenance
Paul Manship, New York, New York, sold; to Grenville L.Winthrop, New York, New York (through Martin Birnbaum), 1935, bequest; to Fogg Art Museum, 1943.
Bibliography
"Art Exhibitions: Works by American Sculptor", The Times [London] (June 19, 1935)

Edwin Murtha, Paul Manship, The Macmillan Company (New York, NY, 1957), p. 179, no. 343, fig. 10

Clive Dilnot, "The Enigma of Things", Harvard University Art Museums Bulletin (Cambridge, MA, Winter 1993 - Winter 1994), vol. II, no. 2, repr. p. 57

Stephan Wolohojian, ed., A Private Passion: 19th-Century Paintings and Drawings from the Grenville L. Winthrop Collection, Harvard University, exh. cat., ed. Stephan Wolohojian The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Yale University Press (New York, NY, 2003), p. 19, fig. 13

Exhibition History
Paul Manship, Tate Gallery, London, 06/01/1935 - 06/30/1935
For Students of Art and Lovers of Beauty: Highlights from the Collection of Grenville L. Winthrop, Harvard University Art Museums, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 04/16/2004 -