Attilio Piccirilli (American, born Italy, 1868-1945). <em>Indian Literature</em>, 1909. Indiana limestone, Approx. height: 144 in. (365.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the City of New York, Parks and Recreation, 09.937.3. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, PER_Bulletin_of_the_Brooklyn_Institute_of_Arts_and_Sciences_v1_p433_09.937.3.jpg)

Indian Literature

Artist:Attilio PiccirilliPiccirilli Brothers

Medium: Indiana limestone


Dimensions: Approx. height: 144 in. (365.8 cm)


Museum Location: Eastern Parkway Fa├žade

Accession Number: 09.937.3

Image: PER_Bulletin_of_the_Brooklyn_Institute_of_Arts_and_Sciences_v1_p433_09.937.3.jpg,Bulletin of the Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences, vol. 1, page 433

Catalogue Description:
Statue of a woman in skirt and cloak, holding a staff in right hand, left hand to breast. Located on the east side of the Brooklyn Museum , facing Washington Avenue, between "Indian Law" and "Indian Philosophy."

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