Wolf and Lamb

Wolf and Lamb
Title
Wolf and Lamb
Date 
ca. 1870
Medium 
Painted plaster
Dimensions 
Overall: 13 1/2 x 6 3/4 x 6 3/4 in. ( 34.3 x 17.1 x 17.1 cm )
Credit Line 
Purchase
Object Number 
1940.469
Marks 
inscribed: front of base: "WOLF & LAMB"
Gallery Label 
Wolf and lamb was listed in the 1887 Hennecke's Florentine Statuary catalog selling for $3.50. The catalog described the piece as follows: "The resemblance between persons and animals is often quite apparent. The two lads bear evidence to this fact. Without any deformity in their faces the likeness to wolf and lamb are strikingly depicted"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group