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Object Name BUST
Title Robert E. Lee
Catalog Number 0985.06.00147
Date 1866
Description Bronze bust of General Robert E. Lee. Inscription: "Fr. Volck 1866" on back top right shoulder.
Material metal (bronze)
Made Frederick Volck, Munich, Bavaria
Provenance Bust of Gen. Robert E. Lee by Frederick Volck. It was modeled from life by Volck in 1864 (1863?) after the battle of Chancellorsville. Cast in bronze in Munich in 1866. Only cast made from model.
People Lee, Robert E.
Volck, Frederick
Subjects Sculpture
Art