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Kiss of Victory

Artist

Sir Alfred Gilbert

Date

1878–1881

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G357
Kiss of Victory, Sir Alfred Gilbert
Kiss of Victory: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Sculpture | Marble, wooden base
Size: 89 1/2 in. (227.33 cm)
Creation Place: Europe, England
Culture: Europe, England
Style: 19th century
Physical Description: A Roman legionary fallen in battle embraced at the moment of death by the genius or spirit of victory.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 76.32
Artist: Sir Alfred Gilbert, British, 1854-1934
Role: Sculptor
Nationality: British
Life Dates: British, 1854-1934
Added to Site: February 28, 2009