Augustus Saint-Gaudens (American, born Ireland, 1848–1907). <em>Amor Caritas</em>, 1898. Bronze, 39 7/8 x 17 3/4 x 5 in. (101.3 x 45.1 x 12.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harris Klein, 68.184. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 68.184_SL1.jpg)

Amor Caritas

Artist:Augustus Saint-Gaudens

Medium: Bronze


Dimensions: 39 7/8 x 17 3/4 x 5 in. (101.3 x 45.1 x 12.7 cm)



Accession Number: 68.184

Image: 68.184_SL1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Relief of female winged figure holding plaque with decorative border and incised "AMOR CARITAS" above her head. She wears a classical dress with loose drapery folds and has a chain of flowers around her waist and head. Stands on rounded base between two pilasters.

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