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The bust of Daniel Webster in marble is the work of Signor Piatti, the Superintendent of Sculpture in the exhibition.

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Title
The bust of Daniel Webster in marble is the work of Signor Piatti, the Superintendent of Sculpture in the exhibition.
Collection

Print Collection portrait file

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Daniel Webster

Statues & monuments

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1854 (Questionable)
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Topics
Public figures
Webster, Daniel, 1782-1852
Sculpture
Genres
Clippings
Portraits
Notes
Statement of responsibility: J.W. Orr N.Y.
Content: Handwritten at head of page (incomplete): "[World?] of science, etc. Ed. by Sullivan and Goodrich. N.Y. 1854."
Content: Illustration published on page 175. Remaining illustrations on page depict: a crucifix and two massive candlesticks; a basin or bowl with lion-shaped feet; and a life size figure in plaster.
Content: Running head on front and back respectively: "The New-York exhibition illustrated"; "The industry of all nations."
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Other local Identifier: Portrait File
Other local Identifier: Portrait file
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6d7a51c0-9d7e-0131-9dbc-58d385a7bbd0
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1854: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "The bust of Daniel Webster in marble is the work of Signor Piatti, the Superintendent of Sculpture in the exhibition." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1854. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6de0e790-9d7e-0131-8c85-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "The bust of Daniel Webster in marble is the work of Signor Piatti, the Superintendent of Sculpture in the exhibition." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 13, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6de0e790-9d7e-0131-8c85-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. (1854). The bust of Daniel Webster in marble is the work of Signor Piatti, the Superintendent of Sculpture in the exhibition. Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6de0e790-9d7e-0131-8c85-58d385a7bbd0

Wikipedia Citation

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The bust of Daniel Webster in marble is the work of Signor Piatti, the Superintendent of Sculpture in the exhibition.