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Nathaniel Bowditch

Nathaniel Bowditch

Artist: 
Robert Ball Hughes (1806 - 1868)
Date: 
ca. 1839
Medium: 
Plaster
Dimensions: 
64 3/8 x 32 3/16 x 50 1/16 in. (163.5 x 81.8 x 127.2 cm)
Description: 

Photograph by Jerry L. Thompson for the Boston Athenæum.

Inscription: 

Inscribed on front of base: BOWDITCH. Inscribed on bronze plaque attached to proper right side of base: ORIGINAL MODEL BY / BALL HUGHES / FROM WHICH HE CAST / THE BRONZE STATUE / FOR MOUNT AUBURN / BOSTON 1847

Credit Line: 

Deposited by William Thaddeus Harris, 1851

Object Number: 
UH4