Physical Details: Photographic print : 1 item : b&w ; 12 x 09 cm.
Creator: unidentified photographer
Description: Six men, members of the Monuments, Fine Arts & Archives section of the military, prepare Aristide Maillol's sculpture Baigneuse à la draperie, looted during World War II for transport to France. Sculpture is labeled with sign: Wiesbaden, no. 31.
Identification on verso (handwritten): Restitution shipment to France.
Forms part of: James J. Rorimer papers, 1921-1982, bulk 1943-1950
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: Aristide Maillol sculpture recovery, 1946 May 24 / unidentified photographer. James J. Rorimer papers, 1921-1982, bulk 1943-1950. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 9946
- Allied Forces. Supreme Headquarters. Monuments, Fine Arts and Archives Section
- Art and war
- Maillol, Aristide
- World War, 1939-1945