The Choosing of the Arrow

The Choosing of the Arrow

1849
Artist
Henry Kirke Brown, American, 1814-1886
Born: Massachusetts
sculpture
Funds from Mrs. Hayes Lyon, Cyril Farny, Helen Dill bequest, an anonymous bequest, and other donors by exchange.
1996.32A-F

Henry Kirke Brown, The Choosing of the Arrow, 1849. Bronze; 22 x 11 1/ 2x 6 in.
Denver Art Museum: Funds from Mrs. Hayes Lyon, Cyril Farny, Helen Dill bequest, an anonymous bequest, and other donors by exchange, 1996.32

This object is currently on view
Dimensions
height: 22 in, 55.88 cm; length: 11 1/2 in, 29.21 cm; width: 6 in, 15.24 cm
Department
Petrie Institute of Western American Art
Collection
Petrie Institute of Western American Art
Exhibition History
  • "The Mythology of the American West"—Musee des beaux-arts, Rouen, 09/28/2007 - 01/07/2008
  • Musee des beaux-arts, Rennes, 02/16/2008 - 05/13/2008
  • Centre de la Vieille-Charite, Marseille, 06/06/2008 - 08/03/2008
  • "Ancient Rome and America"—National Constitution Center, 02/19/2010 - 07/31/2010
  • "BackStory: Western American Art in Context"—History Colorado, 3/18/2017 - 2/11/2018