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Robert Aitken working on the figure "Winged Victory" for the Dewey Monument

Robert Aitken working on the figure "Winged Victory" for the Dewey Monument

Aitken, Robert Ingersoll

Item Information

Physical Details: 1 photographic print ; 13 x 10 cm.

Description: Identification on verso (handwritten, pencil): January 1902; 24 yrs old at this time

Shows Aitken in the studio seated at the base of the figure, working on her leg. The "Winged Victory" figure would top off the naval monument known as the Dewey Monument in San Francisco's Union Square.

Creator: Aitken, Robert Ingersoll

Forms part of: Robert Aitken papers, circa 1900-1960

Digital ID: 16691