Plaster model of monument, ca. 1890

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Plaster model of monument, ca. 1890

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Franklin Simmons, the sculptor who created the Portland Soldiers and Sailors Monument, "Our Lady of Victories," created a plaster model of the work in his studio in Rome, Italy, in about 1890.

The photograph shows a detail of the model of the statue that stands in Monument Square in Portland.

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  • Title: Plaster model of monument, ca. 1890
  • Creation Date: circa 1890
  • Subject Date: circa 1890
  • Locations:
    • Monument Square, Portland, Cumberland County, ME
    • Rome, Italy
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 31 cm x 23 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. S-6279, Misc. Box 184/1
  • Collection: Plaster models of the Portland Soldiers and Sailors monument
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230

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