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Artist: Unknown

Eagle

ca. 1220–30

Marble

41.8 × 14 × 18.7 cm (16 7/16 × 5 1/2 × 7 3/8 in.)
Gift of Mrs. Paul Moore
1968.94
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Italian, Naples or Calabria(?)
Period: 
13th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Kevorkian Foundation, New York; Edward R. Lubin, Inc. Works of Art, 17 East 64th Street, New York.

Bibliography: 

Athena T. Spear, Brancusi’s Birds (New York: New York University Press, 1969), 10, pl. 44.

Dorothy Gillerman, Gothic Sculpture in America: The New England Museums, 1 (New York: Garland Publishing, 1989), 325, no. 241, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.